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Weed Hosts of the SFR Strain of Pseudomonas solanacearum, Causal Organism of Bacterial Wilt of Bananas. L. A. Berg, Plant Pathologist, Division of Tropical Research, Tela Railroad Company (a Subsidiary of the United Fruit Company), La Lima, Honduras; Phytopathology 61:1314-1315. DOI: 10.1094/Phyto-61-1314.

Isolations from weed species growing in banana plantations in Honduras and artificial inoculations indicate that 12 of the 64 weed species tested are potential hosts of the SFR strain of Pseudomonas solanacearum.