African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6590

Short Communication

First report in Southern Brazil of Alternaria alternata causing Alternaria leaf spot in alfalfa (Medicago sativa)

Mariana Rockenbach de Avila*
  • Mariana Rockenbach de Avila*
  • Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Miguel Dall Agnol
  • Miguel Dall Agnol
  • Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Érika Sayuri Maneti Koshikumo
  • Érika Sayuri Maneti Koshikumo
  • Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Jose Antonio Martinelli
  • Jose Antonio Martinelli
  • Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Gerarda Beatriz Pinto da Silva
  • Gerarda Beatriz Pinto da Silva
  • Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Raquel Schneider-Canny
  • Raquel Schneider-Canny
  • Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
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Jose Antonio R. Souza*
  • Jose Antonio R. Souza*
  • Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.
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Debora A. Moreira
  • Debora A. Moreira
  • Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.
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Naiara M. Conde
  • Naiara M. Conde
  • Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.
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Wanderbeth B. Carvalho
  • Wanderbeth B. Carvalho
  • Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.
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Aluizio A. Fernandes
  • Aluizio A. Fernandes
  • Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 06 October 2014
  •  Accepted: 22 January 2015
  •  Published: 05 February 2015

Authors

Mariana Rockenbach de Avila*
Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Miguel Dall Agnol
Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Érika Sayuri Maneti Koshikumo
Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Jose Antonio Martinelli
Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Gerarda Beatriz Pinto da Silva
Department of Plant Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Raquel Schneider-Canny
Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

Jose Antonio R. Souza*
Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.

Debora A. Moreira
Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.

Naiara M. Conde
Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.

Wanderbeth B. Carvalho
Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.

Aluizio A. Fernandes
Instituto Federal Goiano ? Câmpus Urutaí, Urutaí ? GO, Brazil.

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