Olive diseases

An olive tree suffering from Verticillium wilt of olives
Verticillium wilt of olives

اسم المرض: ذبول الفيريتسيلوم للزيتون الاسم الإنجليزي: Olive Verticillium Wilt الاسم العلمي: Verticillium dahliae نوع المرض: مرض فطري الفصيلة: Plectosphaerellaceae الأعراض الأسباب دورة المرض الخسائر استراتيجية المكافحة التدابير الوقائية المكافحة العضوية/الكيميائية في الزراعة التقليدية، يمكن أن يكون تبخير التربة بمبيدات التبخير الكيميائية مثل بروميد الميثيل أو الداينوسيب فعالًا في الحد من مستويات العدوى بفطريات Verticillium…

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Olive leaf spot disease

Name of the disease: Olive leaf spot English name: Spot Leaf Olive Scientific name: Spilocaea oleagina Type of disease: Fungal disease Family: Venturiaceae Symptoms Causes Conditions of spread Losses Control strategy Preventive measures Organic/chemical control In conventional agriculture, synthetic fungicides such as trifloxystrobin or Pyraclostrobin or difenoconazole for chemical control.

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Olive knot disease

الاسم الإنجليزي: Olive Knot Disease الاسم العلمي: Pseudomonas savastanoi pv. savastanoi نوع المرض: مرض بكتيري الفصيلة: Pseudomonadaceae الأعراض يتميز مرض عقد الزيتون بتكوين أورام أو عقد على الفروع والأغصان والجذع لشجرة الزيتون. يمكن أن تتفاوت أحجام هذه العقد من نتوءات صغيرة إلى نموات غير منتظمة الشكل كبيرة. تكون في البداية خضراء فاتحة أو صفراء اللون…

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Olive leaf weevil - the world of plants
Olive leaf weevil

Olive leaf weevil Scientific name: Otiorrhynchus cribricollis Family: Coleoptera Symptoms of the olive leaf weevil: Adults feed on tender leaves, although they can also cut off the buds and damage the buds (biting the edges of the leaves on a regular basis). Egg: The color is initially white, its shape is oval, and its size is 0.8 x 1 mm. turns up…

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Olive knot disease - the world of plants
Olive knot disease

Olive knot disease (olive tuberculosis) Scientific name: oliva knot disease Causative agent: Pseudomonas savastanoi. Symptoms of olive knot disease: The characteristic symptoms of infection are the appearance of balls or “knots” at the sites of infection. Balls are commonly formed in leaf nodes (sites of bud development), due to infection of leaf scars with bacteria; However, it can also form when…

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Toothed wood drill

Toothed wood borer Scientific name: Sinoxylon perforans Family: oleoptera Symptoms of the toothed wood borer: Holes of different sizes in the tree trunk What distinguishes this infestation from the bark weevil is that the drilling continues into the wood, where tunnels filled with sawdust are dug into it, and weakness appears in the tree...drying of the branches Harsh sawdust coming out of the feeding holes...

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Scale oleander insect

The scale oleander insect Scientific name: Aspidiotus hederae Vallot Family: homoptera Symptoms of the scale oleander insect: The presence of the insect on branches, leaves, and fruits. Infection on leaves and stems leads to wilting and reduces the space for photosynthesis of plants, leading to decreased production. This appears in the form of green spots on purple fruits. Description of the insect: The male is oval...

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Red scale insect

Red scale insect Scientific name: Aonidiella aurantii Family: homoptera Symptoms of the red scale insect: Secretion of a toxic substance causing yellowing and stunting of the leaves, and then their fall starting from the terminal branches, yellowing of the fruits, stopping their growth, and withering of the branches. Description of the insect: The female insect has a round shell with an average diameter of (2 mm) and the color of the shell is...

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Butterfly (olive moth) - world of plants
Butterfly (olive moth) 

**Description of the insect: A small butterfly, 6 mm long, with a gray color dotted with brown and yellow. The center of the front wing has two dark spots. The back wings are yellow with a fringed edge. The larva is cylindrical, light brown or greenish gray, with longitudinal stripes. The pupa is of the type enclosed within a white silk cocoon. The damage that occurs to buds, leaves and fruits is caused by three…

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Olive lentigo

The color of the insect is purple and is covered by a gray shell with a black umbilicus on the sides, diameter (0.9 mm). The shape of the shell is oval for the female insect and elongated for the male. Links:

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