crown gall
Rhizobium radiobacter (Beijerinck and van Delden 1902) Young et al. 2001a

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Monera
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Alphaproteobacteria
Order: Rhizobiales
Family: Rhizobiaceae
Genus: Rhizobium

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Synonyms and Other Names

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Agrobacterium radiobacter (Beijerinck and van Delden 1902) Conn 1942(Synonym)
Agrobacterium tumefaciens (Smith and Townsend 1907) Conn 1942(Synonym)


Common Name Reference: Sinclair, W.A., H.F. Lyon and W.T. Johnson. 1987. Diseases of Trees and Shrubs. Cornell University Press. Ithaca, New York. 574 pp.

Scientific Name Reference: Bull, C.T., De Boer, S.H., Denny, T.P., Firrao, G., Fischer-Le Saux, M., Saddler, G.S., Scortichini, M., Stead, D.E., and Takikawa, Y. 2010. Comprehensive List of Names of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria, 1980-2007. Journal of Plant Pathology 92(3), 551-592.