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Assessing the biology of wheat-infecting Botryosphaeriaceae spp.

Thynne, Elisha


In 1999, a novel wheat disease was observed in Queensland, Australia. This disease induced grain shrivelling and was described as white grain disorder (WGD). WGD is now a documented disease across all mainland wheat-growing States. It was unknown where the causal fungus originated, how it was able to infect wheat, and whether there were any other non-grass hosts. Using molecular techniques and morphological analyses to examine fungi from infected grain, I...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d6cfa330d6fa
Access Rights: Open Access


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