EPPO Global Database

Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma(PHYP54)

Code created in: 2001-03-17

This code has been deactivated and replaced by PHYPCT

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PHYP54
  • Preferred name: Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma


The East African form of lethal yellowing,  tentitavely called 'Tanzanian lethal decline phytoplasma' is now considered to be caused by 'Candidatus Phytoplasma cocostanzaniae’

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phytoplasma cocostanzaniae

Common names
Name Language
Tanzanian lethal decline of coconut English
fitoplasma tanzaniano do declínio letal Portuguese (PT)