What is Pierce's Disease?
Pierce’s Disease is a bacterial infection, which is spread by bugs that feed on grapevines, particularly the "glassy winged sharpshooter." Grapevines that become infected with PD can quickly become sick and die.
|Published Date||Title||Publication||Author List|
|Aug. 1, 2008||Distribution and management of citrus in california: implications for management of glassy-winged sharpshooter||Journal of economic entomology||Sisterson, MS; Yacoub, R; Montez, G; Grafton-Cardwell, EE; Groves, RL;|
|Aug. 1, 2008||Seasonal population dynamics of draeculacephala minerva (hemiptera : cicadellidae) and transmission of xylella fastidiosa||Journal of economic entomology||Cabrera-La Rosa, JC; Johnson, NW; Civerolo, EL; Chen, J; Groves, RL;|
|June 1, 2008||Effects of citrus and avocado irrigation and nitrogen-form soil amendment on host selection by adult homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera : cicadellidae)||Environmental entomology||Nadel, H; Seligmann, R; Johnson, MW; Hagler, JR; Stenger, DC; Groves, RL;|
|June 1, 2008||Host specificity of anagrus epos: a potential biological control agent of homalodisca vitripennis||Biocontrol||Krugner, R; Johnson, MW; Groves, RL; Morse, JG;|
|March 1, 2008||Effects of almond leaf scorch disease on almond yield: implications for management||Plant disease||Sisterson, MS; Chen, JC; Viveros, MA; Civerolo, EL; Ledbetter, C; Groves, RL;|
|Aug. 1, 2007||Behavioral responses of homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera : auchenorrhyncha : cicadellidae) on four vitis genotypes||Environmental entomology||Fritschi, FB; Rosa, JCCL; Lin, H; Johnson, MW; Groves, RL;|
|July 1, 2007||Alfalfa as an important inoculum source of xylella fastidiosa||Phytopathology||Sisterson, MS; Thammiraju, SR; Daane, K; Groves, RL;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Seasonal population dynamics of homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera: cicadellidae) in sweet orange trees maintained under continuous deficit irrigation||Journal of economic entomology||Krugner, R; Groves, RL; Johnson, MW; Flores, AP; Hagler, JR; Morse, JG;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Winter curing of prunus dulcis cv 'butte,' p. webbii and their interspecific hybrid in response to xylella fastidiosa infections||Euphytica||Ledbetter, CA; Chen, JC; Livingston, S; Groves, RL;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Influences of temperature on homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera: cicadellidae) survival under various feeding conditions||Environmental entomology||Son, Y; Groves, RL; Daane, KM; Morgan, DJW; Johnson, MW;|
|Aug. 1, 2010||Estimation of feeding threshold for homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera: cicadellidae) and its application to prediction of overwintering mortality||Environmental entomology||Son, Y; Groves, RL; Daane, KM; Morgan, DJW; Krugner, R; Johnson, MW;|
|July 1, 2010||Epidemiology of diseases caused by xylella fastidiosa in california: evaluation of alfalfa as a source of vectors and inocula||Plant disease||Sisterson, MS; Thammiraju, SR; Lynn-Patterson, K; Groves, RL; Daane, KM;|