EPPO Global Database

Potato marginal flavescence agent(POMF00)

Distribution details in India

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, no details
Belongs to the aster yellows group, Old World type (like potato stolbur phytoplasma). Regarded as similar to potato purple toproll phytoplasma by Khurana et al. (1988).
* Khurana, S.M.P.; Singh, R.A.; Kalay, D.M. (1988) Mycoplasma associated potato diseases and their control in India. In Mycoplasma Diseases of Crops. Basic and Applied Aspects (eds K. Maramorosch & J.P. Raychandhuri), Springer-Verlag, Berlin (DE).