First detection of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. multiplex DNA in Tuscany (Italy)
Marchi, Guido; Rizzo, Domenico; Ranaldi, Francesco; Ghelardini, Luisa; Ricciolini, Massimo; Scarpelli, Ilaria; Drosera, Lorenzo; Goti, Emanuele; Capretti, Paolo; Surico, Giuseppe
During the execution of the early detection surveillance program, carried out by the Regional Phytosanitary Service and the University of Florence, the DNA of the bacterium was detected in early October 2018 in a plant of Spartium junceum
growing in the municipality of Monte Argentario (Grosseto).