Theodor D. Leininger, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org
Bacterial leaf scorch
Xylella fastidiosa

Bacterial leaf scorch (Xylella fastidiosa) is a bacterial pathogen of citrus trees. It is a native of Brazil and was first detected in New York in 2007.

Transmitted when sharpshooter leafhoppers feed on the xylem of the plant.

Survey Maps
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
Mississippi   Oregon   Texas   Washington  
Related Pages