volume 165, issue 1, P70-82 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12627
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Ordom Brian Huot, Cecilia Tamborindeguy

Abstract: Abstract Recent outbreaks in plant diseases associated with Liberibacter pathogens have impacted large areas of western and southern North America. The increase in frequency and severity of drought could render plants more susceptible to the colonization by insect vectors. Experiments were conducted in a laboratory setting to evaluate the influence of water scarcity on drought stress of tomato plants, Solanum lycopersicum L. (Solanaceae). Weekly water treatment of 200, 100, and 50 ml resulted in unstressed (c…

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