Dendrogram of Erwinia Amylovora Strains Based on UPGMA Cluster Analysis

  • Espindola Raudel
Keywords: Erwinia Amylovora, fire Blight, Genetic Diversity, Pathogen Dissemination


Erwinia amylovora is the casual agent of fire blight, a destructive bacterial disease that affects principally apple
and pear, and other rosaceous plants of economic importance, including other fruit trees and ornamentals. The
disease originated in North America but has spread to many parts of the world.