AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Influence of some factors on host invasion by corynebacterium sependonicum and corynebacterium michiganense.

by Roger. Paquin

Institution: McGill University
Department: Department of Plant Pathology.
Degree: MS.
Year: 1951
Keywords: Plant Pathology.
Record ID: 1554695
Full text PDF: http://digitool.library.mcgill.ca/thesisfile119176.pdf


Corynebacterium sepedonicum (Spiekermann and Kothoff), Skaptason and Burkholder, is the causal agent or bacterial ring rot of potatoes. Histological observations have invariably revealed that it primarily inhabits the water conducting vessels of the potato. [...]