Survey of Chickpea Diseases in Myanmar uri icon


  • Major diseases found in Feb. 1990 in Mandalay, Sagaing, and Bago, central and lower Myanmar, included dry root rot (Rhizoctonia bataticola) (Macrophomina phaseolina) and Fusarium wilt (F. oxysporum f.sp. ciceris). Stunt (pea leaf roll virus ) (bean leaf roll luteovirus), phyllody (a mycoplasma-like organism) and alfalfa mosaic alfamovirus were also recorded, but at very low frequencies

publication date

  • 1991