Submitted to: Compendium
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: May 21, 2011
Publication Date: March 1, 2016
Citation: Redinbaugh, M.G. 2016. Mollicutes. In: Compendium of Corn Diseases, 4th Ed. (G. Munkvold and D.G. White, eds.). APS Press, Minneapolis, MN. pp. 16-19. Technical Abstract: This work includes four chapters, one describing mollicute pathogens of plants in general, and three describing specific mollicute pathogens of maize. Chapters describe the distribution, diseases, symptoms, vector epidemiology and detection of corn stunt spiroplasma, maize bushy stunt phytoplasma and maize redness caused by stolbur phytoplasma.