2020 DOI: 10.20944/preprints202008.0724.v1 View full text Preprint
Monika Chauhan, Ajay Thakur, Yashaswi Singh, M. Maqbool Rather, Nirmal S.K. Harsh

Abstract: Dalbergia sissoo (shisham), an important timber yielding multipurpose tree species of the Indian subcontinent, has been afflicted with large scale mortality due to wilt in natural forests and plantations, causing huge economic losses. Fusarium solani f. sp. dalbergiae (Fsd) has been identified as one of the causal organisms for wilt disease in D. sissoo. Present study comprises in vitro screening of ten selected genotypes of D. sissoo against two strains of Fsd in a dual culture set up under axenic condition. …

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