EPPO Global Database

Ralstonia solanacearum sensu lato(RALSSO)

Overview
Last modification: 2007-09-10

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RALSSO
  • Preferred name: Ralstonia solanacearum sensu lato
  • Authority: (Smith) Yabuuchi, Kosako, Yano, Hotta & Nishiuchi

Notes

One of the 'top ten bacteria' in molecular plant pathology. Now considered to be a species complex, comprising R. solanacearum (sensu stricto), R. pseudosolanacearum, and R. syzygii. 


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Bacterium solanacearum Smith
Burkholderia solanacearum (Smith) Yabuuchi, Kosako, Oyaizu, Yano, Hotta, Hashimoto, Ezaki & Arakawa
Pseudomonas solanacearum (Smith) Smith
Xanthomonas solanacearum (Smith) Dowson

Common names
Name Language
Bakterienwelke German
bacterial wilt English
marchitez bacteriana Spanish
bactériose vasculaire French
flétrissement bactérien French
pourriture brune French
murcha-bacteriana Portuguese
murchadeira Portuguese
Бурая гниль картофеля Russian