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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 6, Issue:11, November, 2017

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(11): 549-557

Diseases of Dieffenbachia spp. Caused Fungi, Bacteria, Viruses and Nematodes: A Review
Arghya Banerjee*, Mounika Katakam, Birendranath Panja, Jayanta Saha and Partha Sarathi Nath
Department of Plant Pathology, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia, -741252, W.B., India
*Corresponding author

Important ornamental houseplant genera, Dieffenbachia are attacked by different biotic and meso-biotic agents as recorded from different parts of the world including India. They are attacked by 5 fungal, 3 bacterial, 6 viral and 2 important nematode diseases. Relevant comprehensive compilations based on several research and literature findings of those diseases are made to present the significant importance of each and every disease in respect of various viewpoints such as geographical distribution of the disease, symptoms and its causal pathogen, epidemiology and management.

Keywords: Dieffenbachia, Diseases.

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Arghya Banerjee, Mounika Katakam, Birendranath Panja, Jayanta Saha and Partha Sarathi Nath. 2017. Diseases of Dieffenbachia spp. Caused Fungi, Bacteria, Viruses and Nematodes: A Review.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(11): 549-557. doi:
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