T.W. Mew, International Rice Research Institute, Bugwood.org
Bacterial Leaf Streak
Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola

Bacterial Leaf Streak (Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola) is a bacterial pathogen of Wild Rice and Southern Cutgrass. It is a native of Asia.

This pathogen is seed borne and if introduced, would be hard to control.

This bacterial pathogen has been identified by USDA-APHIS as a serious threat to US Agriculture and Natural Resources, and surveys have been planned for multiple states.

Survey Maps Planned Surveys
Planned Surveys for Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola
Not all counties are required to report.