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Cucurbit warts (267) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

Warts on cucurbits.

Scientific Name

Biotic causes (variety, viruses, insects) and abiotic causes (oedema).

AUTHOR Grahame Jackson
Information (and Photo 3) from Lindsey du Toit Photo gallery of vegetable problems - Cucurbits. Pacific Northwest Vegetable Extension Group, Washington State University. (; and information (and Photo 4) from Gerald Holmes. What are these bumps on my vegetables? Michigan State University Extension. ( Photos 1&2 Eric Boa, UK. Photo 5 Diseases of vegetable crops in Australia (2010). Editors, Denis Persley, Tony Cooke, Susan House. CSIRO Publishing.

Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

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