First report of Moniliophthora roreri causing frosty pod rot on Theobroma cacao in Jamaica.

Frosty pod rot is a devastating disease of cacao

Abstract

Discovered in August 2016, this is the first report of Moniliophthora roreri causing frosty pod rot on Theobroma cacao in Jamaica.

Citation

Johnson, E.S., Rutherford, M.A., Edgington, S., Flood, J., Crozier, J., Cafá, G., Buddie, A.G., Offord, L., Elliott, S.M. and Christie, K.V. (2017) First report of Moniliophthora roreri causing frosty pod rot on Theobroma cacao in Jamaica. New Disease Reports 36(2).

First report of Moniliophthora roreri causing frosty pod rot on Theobroma cacao in Jamaica

Published 1 December 2017