EPPO Global Database

Liberibacter africanus(LIBEAF)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-11-09

Basic information
  • EPPO code: LIBEAF
  • Preferred name: Liberibacter africanus
  • Authority: Jagoueix, Bové & Garnier

Notes

The recommended name is 'Candidatus Liberibacter africanus', but to facilitate data retrieval in this database, Liberibacter africanus has been kept under preferred name


Other scientific names
Name Authority
'Candidatus Liberibacter africanus' Jagoueix, Bové & Garnier
Citrus greening bacterium (heat-sensitive strain)
Liberibacter africanum Jagoueix, Bové & Garnier

Common names
Name Language
greening of citrus English
enverdecimiento de los cítricos Spanish
greening des agrumes French
virescence des agrumes French