Monthly Archives: June 2013

Population genetics suggest that multiple invasion processes need to be addressed in the management plan of a plant disease vector

Published with the above title in February 2013, by Kylie L. Anderson*, Bradley C. Congdon, this paper is available online at Wiley Online Library. Read the abstract or full article, also in PDF, here.

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A disease is decimating coconut palms in Papua New Guinea

VIDEO. In Papua New Guinea, coconut palms and certain varieties of banana are affected by Bogia syndrome, a new disease caused by phytoplasms (insect-borne bacteria). The disease is threatening the international coconut collection for the whole of the Pacific region, … Continue reading

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