• Mitochondrial genetic variation reveals phylogeographic structure and cryptic diversity in Trioza erytreae 

      Ajene, Inusa; Pietersen, Gerhard; Van Asch, Barbara (Nature Research (part of Springer Nature), 2020)
      Trioza erytreae is the main vector for ‘Candidatus Liberibacter africanus’, the causative agent of African Citrus Greening disease. The insect is widespread in Africa, and has recently disseminated to Southwestern Europe. ...
    • The structure and function of the global citrus rhizosphere microbiome 

      Xu, Jin; Zhang, Yunzeng; Zhang, Pengfan; Trivedi, Pankaj; Riera, Nadia; Wang, Yayu; Liu, Xin; Fan, Guangyi; Tang, Jiliang; Coletta-Filho, Helvecio D.; Cubero, Jaime; Deng, Xiaoling; Ancona, Veronica; Lu, Zhanjun; Zhong, Balian; Roper, M. Caroline; Capote, Nieves; Catara, Vittoria; Pietersen, Gerhard; Verniere, Christian; Al-Sadi, Abdullah M.; Li, Lei; Yang, Fan; Xu, Xun; Wang, Jian; Yang, Huanming; Jin, Tao; Wang, Nian (Nature Research (part of Springer Nature), 2018)
      Citrus is a globally important, perennial fruit crop whose rhizosphere microbiome is thought to play an important role in promoting citrus growth and health. Here, we report a comprehensive analysis of the structural and ...