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|
|March 1, 2008||Bionomics of oncometopia tucumana (hemiptera : cicadellidae), a sharpshooter from argentina, with notes on its distribution, host plants, and egg parasitoids||Florida entomologist||Virla, EG; Logapzo, GA; Paradell, SL; Triapitsyn, SV;|
|Dec. 1, 2007||Suitability of different host plants for nymphs of the sharpshooter tapajosa rubromarginata (hemiptera : cicadellidae : proconinii)||Florida entomologist||Virla, EG; Cangemi, L; Logarzo, GA;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Annotated key to the genera of mymaridae (hymenoptera: chalcidoidea) in argentina||Zootaxa||Albarracin, EL; Triapitsyn, SV; Virla, EG;|
|June 1, 2011||New records on the geographical distribution of south american sharpshooters (cicadellidae: cicadellinae: proconiini) and their potential as vectors of xylella fastidiosa||Florida entomologist||Dellape, G; Logarzo, GA; Virla, EG; Paradell, SL;|
|Feb. 1, 2012||Host range of gonatocerus sp near tuberculifemur 'clade 1' in argentina, an egg parasitoid newly associated to the glassy-winged sharpshooter, homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera: cicadellidae), and candidate for its biological control in california, usa||Biocontrol||Logarzo, GA; Virla, EG; Albarracin, EL; Triapitsyn, SV; Jones, WA; de Leon, JH; Briano, JA;|