Pubblicazioni inerenti Xylella in Puglia ed altri Paesi

2020Willian Pereira, Marco Takita, Maeli Melotto and Alessandra de Souza. 2020. Citrus reticulata CrRAP2.2 Transcriptional Factor Shares Similar Functions to the Arabidopsis Homolog and Increases Resistance to Xylella fastidiosa.
2020Aina Baró, Isabel Mora, Laura Montesinos, and Emilio Montesinos. 2020. Differential Susceptibility of Xylella fastidiosa Strains to Synthetic Bactericidal Peptides. Phytopathology.
2020M Vergine, JB Meyer, M Cardinale, E Sabella. 2020. The Xylella fastidiosa-Resistant Olive Cultivar “Leccino” Has Stable Endophytic Microbiota during the Olive Quick Decline Syndrome (OQDS). Pathogens, 2020 –
2020Poblete C.Camino P.S.A.Beck A.Hornero T.Kattenborn M.Saponari D.Boscia J.A.Navas-Cortes P.J.Zarco-Tejada. 2020. Detection of Xylella fastidiosa infection symptoms with airborne multispectral and thermal imagery: Assessing bandset reduction performance from hyperspectral analysis.
2020Nicola Bodino, Vincenzo Cavalieri, Crescenza Dongiovanni, Matteo Alessandro Saladini, Anna Simonetto, Stefania Volani, Elisa Plazio, Giuseppe Altamura, Daniele Tauro, Gianni Gilioli and Domenico Bosco.2020. Spittlebugs of Mediterranean Olive Groves: Host-Plant Exploitation throughout the Year. Insects 2020, 11, 130; doi:10.3390/insects11020130
2020Cornara Daniele, Marra Monica, Tedone Biagio, Cavalieri Vincenzo, Porcelli Francesco, Fereres Alberto, Purcell Alexander, Saponari Maria. 2020. No evidence for cicadas’ implication in Xylella fastidiosa epidemiology.. Entomologia Generalis.
2020Stefania Zicca Palmira De Bellis Mario Masiello Maria Saponari Pasquale Saldarelli Donato Boscia Angelo Sisto. 2020. Antagonistic activity of olive endophytic bacteria and of Bacillus spp. strains against Xylella fastidiosa. Microbiological Research.
2020Hornero, R. Hernández-Clemente, P.R.J. North, P.S.A. Beck, D. Boscia, J.A. Navas-Cortes, P.J. Zarco-Tejada. 2020. Monitoring the incidence of Xylella fastidiosa infection in olive orchards using ground-based evaluations, airborne imaging spectroscopy and Sentinel-2 time series through 3-D radiative transfer modelling. Remote Sensing of Environment.
2020Willian Pereira, Marco Takita, Maeli Melotto and Alessandra de Souza. 2020. Citrus reticulata CrRAP2.2 Transcriptional Factor Shares Similar Functions to the Arabidopsis Homolog and Increases Resistance to Xylella fastidiosa.
2019Dupas E, Briand M, Jacques M-A and Cesbron S (2019) Novel Tetraplex Quantitative PCR Assays for Simultaneous Detection and Identification of Xylella fastidiosa Subspecies in Plant Tissues. Plant Sci. 10:1732. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.01732.
2019Daniele Cornara, Matteo Ripamonti, Marina Morente,  Elisa Garzo,  Domenico Bosco,  Aranzazu Moreno,  Alberto Fereres. 2019. Artificial diet delivery system for Philaenus spumarius, the European vector of Xylella fastidiosa. Journal of Applied Entomology.
2019Naser AMANIFAR, Ghobad BABAEI, Amir Hossein MOHAMMADI. 2019. Xylella fastidiosa causes leaf scorch of pistachio (Pistacia vera) in Iran. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 58(2): 369-378. doi: 10.14601/Phytopathol_Mediter-10623
2019Blanca B. Landa, Andreina I. Castillo, Annalisa Giampetruzzi, Alexandra Kahn, Miguel Román-Écija, María Pilar Velasco-Amo, Juan A. Navas-Cortés, Ester Marco-Noales, Silvia Barbé, Eduardo Moralejo, Helvecio D. Coletta-Filho, Pasquale Saldarelli, Maria Saponari, Rodrigo P.P. Almeida. 2019. Multiple intercontinental introductions associated with the emergence of a plant pathogen in Europe. Applied and environmental   DOI: 10.1128/AEM.01521-19.
2019Zhang, S., Jain, M., Fleites, L. A., Rayside, P. A., and Gabriel, D. W. 2019. Identification and characterization of menadione and benzethonium chloride as potential treatments of Pierce’s disease of grapevines. Phytopathology 109:233-239.
2019Van Horn, C., Wu, F., Zheng, Z., Dai, Z., and Chen, J. 2019. Detection of a single-copy plasmid, pXFSL21in Xylella fastidiosa strain Stag’s Leap with two toxin-antitoxin systems using next-generation sequencing. Phytopathology 109:240-247.
2019Safady, N. G., Lopes, J. R. S., Francisco, C. S., and Coletta-Filho, H. D. 2019. Distribution and genetic diversity of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca associated with olive quick syndrome symptoms in Southeastern Brazil. Phytopathology 109:257-264.
2019Pereira, W. E. L., Ferreira, C. B., Caserta, R., Melotto, M., and de Souza, A. A. 2019. Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca and fastidiosa colonize Arabidopsis systemically and induce anthocyanin accumulation in infected leaves. Phytopathology 109:225-232.
2019Nunney, L., Azad, H., and Stouthamer, R. 2019. An experimental test of the host-plant range of nonrecombinant strains of North American Xylella fastidiosa subsp. multiplex. Phytopathology 109:294-300.
2019Mauricio, F. N., Soratto, T. A. T., Diogo, J. A., Camargo, R. B., De Souza, A. A., Coletta-Filho, H. D., Silva, J. A. A., Medeiros, A. H., Machado, M. A., and Cristofani-Yaly, M. 2019. Analysis of defense-related gene expression in citrus hybrids infected by Xylella fastidiosa. Phytopathology 109:301-306.
2019Martinetti, D., and Soubeyrand, S. 2019. Identifying lookouts for epidemiosurveillance: Application to the emergence of Xylella fastidiosa in France. Phytopathology 109:265-276.
2019Lindow, S. 2019. Money matters: Fueling rapid recent insight into Xylella fastidiosa–An important and expanding global pathogen. Phytopathology 109:210-212.
2019Jeger, M., and Bragard, C. 2019. The epidemiology of Xylella fastidiosa;A perspective on current knowledge and framework to investigate plant host–vector–pathogen interactions. Phytopathology 109:200-209.
2019Gomila, M., Moralejo, E., Busquets, A., Segui, G., Olmo, D., Nieto, A., Juan, A., and Lalucat, J. 2019. Draft genome resources of two strains of Xylella fastidiosa XYL1732/17 and XYL2055/17 isolated from Mallorca vineyards. Phytopathology 109:222-224.
2019Giampetruzzi, A., Velasco-Amo, M. P., Marco-Noales, E., Montes-Borrego, M., Rom´an-´Ecija, M., Navarro, I., Monterde, A., Barb´e, S., Almeida, R. P. P., Saldarelli, P., Saponari, M., Montilon, V., Savino, V. N., Boscia, D., and Landa, B. B. 2019. Draft genome resources of two strains (“ESVL” and “IVIA5901”) of Xylella fastidiosa associated with almond leaf scorch disease in Alicante, Spain. Phytopathology 109:219-221.
2019Esteves, M. B., Kleina, H. T., Sales, T. M., Oliveira, T. P., de Lara, I. A. R., Almeida, R. P. P., Coletta-Filho, H. D., and Lopes, J. R. S. 2019. Transmission efficiency of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca sequence types by sharpshooter vectors after in vitro acquisition. Phytopathology 109:286-293.
2019Delbianco, A., Czwienczek, E., Pautasso, M., Kozelska, S., Monguidi, M., and Stancanelli, G. 2019. A new resource for research and risk analysis: The updated European Food Safety Authority database of Xylella spp. host plant species. Phytopathology 109:213-215.
2019Daugherty, M. P., and Almeida, R. P. P. 2019. Understanding how an invasive vector drives Pierce’s disease epidemics: Seasonality and vine-to-vine spread. Phytopathology 109:277-285.
2019Chen, C., Bock, C. H., and Brannen, P. M. 2019. Novel primers and sampling for PCR detection of Xylella fastidiosa in peach. Phytopathology 109: 307-317.
2019Baccari, C., Antonova, E., and Lindow, S. 2019. Biological control of Pierce’s disease of grape by an endophytic bacterium. Phytopathology 109:109: 248-256.
2019P. P. Almeida, L. De La Fuente, R. Koebnik, J. R. S. Lopes, S. Parnell, and H. Scherm. 2019. Addressing the New Global Threat of Xylella fastidiosa. Phytopathology. Published Online:4 Feb 2019
2019Luigi Faino, Valeria Scala, Alessio Albanese, Vanessa Modesti, Alessandro Grottoli, Nicoletta Pucci, Alessia L’Aurora, Massimo Reverberi, Stefania Loreti. 2019. Nanopore sequencing for the detection and the identification of Xylella fastidiosa subspecies and sequence types from naturally infected plant material . BioRxiv. doi: (preprint).
2019Nágela Gomes Safady, João R. S. Lopes, Carolina S. Francisco, and Helvécio Della Coletta-Filho. 2019. Distribution and Genetic Diversity of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca Associated with Olive Quick Syndrome Symptoms in Southeastern Brazi. .
2019Nicolas Denancé, Martial Briand, Romain Gaborieau, Sylvain Gaillard and Marie-Agnès Jacques. 2019. Identification of genetic relationships and subspecies signatures in Xylella fastidiosa. BMC Genomics (2019) 20:239
2019EFSA (European Food Safety Authority), Vos S, Camilleri M, Diakaki M, Lázaro E, Parnell S, Schenk M, Schrader G, and Vicent A, 2019. Pest survey card on Xylella fastidiosa. EFSA. supporting publication 2019:EN-1667. 51 pp. doi:10.2903/sp.efsa.2019.EN-1667.
2019Silvia Novelli · Angelo Gismondi· Gabriele Di Marco · Lorena Canuti · Valentina Nanni · Antonella Canini. 2019. Plant defense factors involved in Olea europaea resistance against Xylella fastidiosa infection. Journal of Plant Research (2019) 132:439–455.
2019EFSA PLH Panel (EFSA Panel on Plant Health), Claude Bragard, Katharina Dehnen-Schmutz, Francesco Di Serio, Paolo Gonthier, Marie-Agn_es Jacques, Josep Anton Jaques Miret, Annemarie Fejer Justesen, Alan MacLeod, Christer Sven Magnusson, Panagiotis Milonas, Juan A Navas-Cort_es, Roel Potting, Philippe Lucien Reignault, Hans-Hermann Thulke, Wopke Van der Werf, Antonio Vicent Civera, Jonathan Yuen, Lucia Zappal_a, David Makowski, Alice Delbianco, Andrea Maiorano, Irene Mu~noz Guajardo, Giuseppe Stancanelli, Michela Guzzo and Stephen Parnell. 2019. Effectiveness of in planta control measures for Xylella fastidiosa. EFSA Journal 2019;17(5):5666, 17 pp.
2019Hongyu Chen and Leonardo De La Fuente. 2019. Calcium transcriptionally regulates movement, recombination and other functions of Xylella fastidiosa under constant flow inside microfluidic chambers. Microbial Biotechnology (2019) 0(0), 1–14. doi:10.1111/1751-7915.13512
2019Hornero, R. Hernández-Clemente, P.R.J. North, P.S.A. Beck, D. Boscia, J.A. Navas-Cortes, P.J. Zarco-Tejada. 2019. Monitoring the incidence of Xylella fastidiosa infection in olive orchards using ground-based evaluations, airborne imaging spectroscopy and Sentinel-2 time series through 3-D radiative transfer modelling. Remote Sensing of Environment 236 (2020) 111480
2019Annalisa Giampetruzzi, Giusy D’Attoma, Stefania Zicca, Raied Abou Kubaa, Domenico Rizzo, Donato Boscia, Pasquale Saldarelli, and Maria Saponari. 2019. Draft Genome Sequence Resources of Three Strains (TOS4, TOS5, and TOS14) of Xylella fastidiosa Infecting Different Host Plants in the Newly Discovered Outbreak in Tuscany, Italy. Phytopathology. Published Online:19 Jul 2019
2019Federico Martinelli, Annalisa Marchese, Antonio Giovino, Francesco Paolo Marra, Isabella Della Noce, Tiziano Caruso and Abhaya M. Dandekar. 2019. In-Field and Early Detection of Xylella fastidiosa Infections in Olive Using a Portable Instrument. Plant Sci., 18 January 2019 |
2019Mariarosaria De Pascali, Marzia Vergine, Erika Sabella, Alessio Aprile, Eliana Nutricati, Francesca Nicolì, Ilaria Buja, Carmine Negro, Antonio Miceli, Patrizia Rampino, Luigi De Bellis and Andrea Luvisi. 2019. Molecular Effects of Xylella fastidiosa and Drought Combined Stress in Olive Trees. Plants 2019, 8(11), 437.
2019Saponari, M., Giampetruzzi, A., Loconsole, G., Boscia, D., and Saldarelli, P. 2019. Xylella fastidiosa in olive in Apulia: Where we stand. Phytopathology 109:175-186.
2019Colella, C., Carradore, R., and Cerroni, A. 2019. Problem setting and problem solving in the case of olive quick decline syndrome in Apulia, Italy: A sociological approach. Phytopathology 109:187-199.
2019Nicolì, F., Negro, C., Nutricati, E., Vergine, M., Aprile, A., Sabella, E., Damiano, G., De Bellis, L., and Luvisi, A. 2019. Accumulation of azelaic acid in Xylella fastidiosa-infected olive trees: A mobile metabolite for health screening. Phytopathology 109:318-325.
2019Scortichini M., Migoni D., Angilè F., Del Coco L., Girelli C.R., Zampella L., Mastrobuoni F., Fanizzi F.P. (2019) Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca on olive in Salento (Southern Italy): infected trees have low in planta micronutrient content. Phytopathologia Mediterranea 58(1): 39-48. doi: 10.13128/Phytopathol_Mediterr-24212.
2019Annalisa Mentana, Ippolito Camele, Stefania M. Mang , Giuseppe E. De Benedetto, Salvatore Frisullo, Diego Centonze. 2019. Volatolomics approach by HS‐SPME‐GC‐MS and multivariate analysis to discriminate olive tree varieties infected by Xylella fastidiosa. Pytochemical analysis.
2019Giusy D’Attoma, Massimiliano Morelli , Pasquale Saldarelli , Maria Saponari, Annalisa Giampetruzzi, Donato Boscia, Vito Nicola Savino, Leonardo De La Fuente and Paul A. Cobine. 2019. Ionomic Differences between Susceptible and Resistant Olive Cultivars Infected by Xylella fastidiosa in the Outbreak Area of Salento, Italy. Pathogens 2019, 8, 272; doi:10.3390/pathogens8040272.
2019Vincenzo Cavalieri, Giuseppe Altamura, Giulio Fumarola, Michele di Carolo, Maria Saponari, Daniele Cornara, Domenico Bosco, and Crescenza Dongiovanni. 2019. Transmission of Xylella fastidiosa Subspecies Pauca Sequence Type 53 by Different Insect Species. Insects 2019, 10, 324; doi:10.3390/insects10100324.
2019Chiara Roberta Girelli , Federica Angilè , Laura Del Coco , Danilo Migoni, Luigi Zampella, Simone Marcelletti, Nicola Cristella, Paolo Marangi, Marco Scortichini and Francesco Paolo Fanizzi. 2019. 1H-NMR Metabolite Fingerprinting Analysis Reveals a Disease Biomarker and a Field Treatment Response in Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca-Infected Olive Trees. Plants 2019, 8, 115; doi:10.3390/plants8050115.
2019Valeria Scala, Nicoletta Pucci, Manuel Salustri, Vanessa Modesti, Alessia L’Aurora, Marco Scortichini, Marco Zaccaria, Babak Momeni, Massimo Reverberi, Stefania Loreti. 2019. Bacterial and plant produced lipids can exacerbate the Olive Quick Decline Syndrome caused  by Xylella. Biorxiv.    doi:
2019Francesca Nicolì , Carmine Negro , Marzia Vergine , Alessio Aprile, Eliana Nutricati, Erika Sabella, Antonio Miceli, Andrea Luvisi and Luigi De Bellis. 2019. Evaluation of Phytochemical and Antioxidant Properties of 15 Italian Olea europaea L. Cultivar Leaves. Molecules 2019, 24, 1998; doi:10.3390/molecules24101998.
2019Enrico M. Bucci. Effectiveness of the monitoring of X. fastidiosa subsp. Pauca in the olive orchards of Southern Italy (Apulia). Rendiconti Lincei. Scienze Fisiche e Naturali.
2019Giacomo Santoiemma · Giovanni Tamburini · Francesco Sanna · Nicola Mori · Lorenzo Marini. 2019. Landscape composition predicts the distribution of Philaenus spumarius, vector of Xylella fastidiosa, in olive groves. Journal of Pest Science.
2019Annalisa Fierro , Antonella Liccardo & Francesco Porcelli.2019. A lattice model to manage the vector and the infection of the Xylella fastidiosa on olive trees. Scientific Reports (2019) 9:8723
2019Di Serio F, Bodino N, Cavalieri V, Demichelis S, Di Carolo M, Dongiovanni C, Fumarola G, Gilioli G, Guerrieri E, Picciotti U, Plazio E, Porcelli F, Saladini M, Salerno M, Simonetto A, Tauro D, Volani S, Zicca S and Bosco D, 2019. Collection of data and information on biology and control of vectors of Xylella fastidiosa. EFSA supporting publication 2019:EN-1628. 102 pp. doi:10.2903/sp.efsa.2019.EN-1628.
2019Sabella, E., Aprile, A., Genga, A. Tiziana Siciliano, Eliana Nutricati, Francesca Nicolì, Marzia Vergine, Carmine Negro, Luigi De Bellis & Andrea Luvisi. 2019. Xylem cavitation susceptibility and refilling mechanisms in olive trees infected by Xylella fastidiosa. Sci Rep 9, 9602 (2019) doi:10.1038/s41598-019-46092-0
2019Raied Abou Kubaa, Annalisa Giampetruzzi, Giuseppe Altamura, Maria Saponari, Pasquale Saldarelli. 2019. Infections of the Xylella fastidiosa subsp. Pauca Strain “De Donno” in Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) Elicits an Overactive Immune Response. Plants 2019, 8, 335. doi:10.3390/plants8090335
2019Cristina Cattò , Luca De Vincenti, Francesca Cappitelli, Giusy D’Attoma, Maria Saponari, Federica Villa, Fabio Forlani. 2019.  Non-Lethal Effects of N-Acetylcysteine on Xylella fastidiosa Strain De Donno Biofilm Formation and Detachment. Microorganisms 2019, 7, 656
2018Acquasanta F., Bacci L., Baser N., Carmignano P. M., Cavalieri V., Cioffi M., Convertini S., Accolti A., Dal Maso E., Diana F., Diana L., Di Carolo M., Dongiovanni C., Facchinetti D., Fedele F., Fumarola G., Gammino R. P., Garganese F., Lamaj G., Maffioli G., Mezei I., Montecchio L., Picciotti U., Porcelli F., Russo V., Salerno M., Schiavarelli A., Sefa V., Tescari E., Verrastro V., 2018. Tradizione e innovazione nel controllo del Philaenus spumarius Linnaeus, 1758 (Hemiptera Aphrophoridae). Atti Giornate Fitopatologiche, 2018, 1, 181-190
2018Cardinale M., Luvisi A.,   Meyer J. B.,   Sabella E.,   De Bellis L.,   Cruz A.,   Ampatzidis Y.,   Cherubini P., 2018. Specific fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) test to highlight colonization of xylem vessels by Xylella fastidiosa in naturally infected olive trees (Olea europaea L.) Front. Plant Sci. | doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.00431
2018Cornara D., Bosco D., Fereres A.. 2018. Philaenus spumarius: when an old acquaintance becomes a new threat to European agriculture. Journal of Pest Science
2018Cruaud A., Gonzalez A.A., Godefroid M., Nidelet S., Streito J.C., Thuillier J.M., Rossi J.P., Santoni S., Rasplus J.Y., 2018. Using insects to detect, monitor and predict the distribution of Xylella fastidiosa: a case study in Corsica. BioRxiv
2018Sabella E.,  Luvisi A.,  Aprile A.,  Negro C.,  Vergine M.,  Nicolì F.,  Miceli A.,  De Bellis L., 2018. Xylella fastidiosa induces differential expression of lignification related-genes and lignin accumulation in tolerant olive trees cv. Leccino. Journal of Plant Physiology, Volume 220, January 2018, Pages 60-68
2018Scortichini M., Chen J., De Caroli M., Dalessandro G., Pucci N., Modesti V., L’aurora A., Petriccione M., Zampella L., Mastrobuoni F., Migoni D., Del Coco L., Girelli C. R., Piacente F., Piacente F., Cristella N., Marangi P., Laddomada F., Di Cesare M., Cesari G., Fanizzi F. P., Loreti S., 2018. A zinc, copper and citric acid biocomplex shows promise for control of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca in olive trees in Apulia region (southern Italy).
2018Ramazzotti M., Cimaglia F., Gallo A., Ranaldi F., Surico G., Mita G., Bleve G., Marchi G., 2018. Insights on a founder effect: the case of Xylella fastidiosa in the Salento area of Apulia, Italy. DOI: 10.14601/Phytopathol_Mediterr-22263
2017Luvisi A., Aprile A., Sabella E., Vergine M., Nicolì F., Nutricati E., Miceli A., Negro C., De Bellis L., 2017. Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca (CoDiRO strain) infection in four olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars: profile of phenolic compounds in leaves and progression of leaf scorch symptoms. Phytopathologia Mediterranea (2017), 56, 2, 259−273. DOI: 10.14601/Phytopathol_Mediterr-20578
2017Giampetruzzi, M. Morelli, M. Saponari, G. Loconsole, M. Chiumenti, D. Boscia, V.N. Savino, G.P. Martelli, P. Saldarelli, 2017. Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRO and olive: a transcriptome view of the interactions. Conference paper. First Joint-EFFECTOME-RESISTANCE network meeting “Deciphering plant-microbe interactions for sustainable crop production”. 12/15  September 2017, Banyuls sur Mer (France).
2017Luvisi A., Aprile A., Sabella E., Vergine M., Nicolì F., Nutricati E., Miceli A., Negro C., De Bellis L., 2017. Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca (CoDiRO strain) infection in four olive (Olea europaea L.) cultivars: profile of phenolic compounds in leaves and progression of leaf scorch symptoms. Phytopathologia Mediterranea (2017), 56, 2, 259−273. DOI: 10.14601/Phytopathol_Mediterr-20578.
2017Castellano S., Di Palma A. M., Germinara G. S., Lippolis M., Scarascia Mugnozza G., Starace G., 2017. Testing of Net Based Protection Systems against the Vector of Xylella fastidiosa. Proceedings of th 11th International AIIA Conference: “Biosystems Engineering addressing the human challenges of the 21st century”, July 5-8, 2017 Bari – Italy.
2017Giampetruzzi A., Saponari M., Almeida R.P.P.,  Essakhi S., Boscia D.,  Loconsole G., Saldarelli P., 2017c. Complete Genome Sequence of the Olive-Infecting Strain Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca De Donno. Genome Announcements, Vol. 5 n.27.
2017Boscia D., Altamura G., Saponari M., Tavano D., Zicca S., Pollastro P., Silletti M.R., Savino V.N., Martelli G.P., Delle Donne A., Mazzotta S., Signore P.P., Troisi M., Drazza P., Conte P., D’Ostuni V., Merico S., Perrone G., Specchia F., Stanca A., Tanieli M., 2017b. Incidenza di xylella in oliveti con disseccamento rapido. Informatore Agrario n.27/2017, pp. 47-51.
2017Cavalieri V., Dongiovanni C., Altamura G., Tauro D., Ciniero A., Morelli M., Bosco D., Saponari M., 2017. Evaluation of olive cultivar effect on the efficiency of the acquisition and transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by Philaenus spumarius. 26/06/2017/in SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS /

Proceedings of the 3rd Hemipteran-Plant interactions Symposium (HPIS 2017), Madrid, Spain, 4-8 June 2017.

2017De Benedictis M., De Caroli M., Baccelli I., Marchi G., Bleve G., Gallo A., Ranaldi F., Falco V., Pasquali V., Piro G., Mita G., Di Sansebastiano G.P., 2017. Vessel occlusion in three cultivars of Olea europaea naturally exposed to Xylella fastidiosa in open field. Journal of Phytopathology, 2017, 1–6.
2017Giampetruzzi A., Saponari M., Loconsole G., Boscia D., Savino V.N.,  Almeida R.P.P.,  Zicca S.,  Landa B.B. ,  Chacón-Diaz C.,  Saldarelli P., 2017. Genome-Wide Analysis Provides Evidence on the Genetic Relatedness of the Emergent Xylella fastidiosa Genotype in Italy to Isolates from Central America. Bacteriology Vol. 107, n. 7, Pages 816-827.
2017Giampetruzzi A., Saponari M., Loconsole G., Boscia D., Savino V.N., Almeida R., Zicca S., Landa B., Chacon Diaz C., Saldarelli P., 2017. Genome-wide analysis provides evidence on the genetic relatedness of the emergent Xylella fastidiosa genotype in Italy to isolates from Central America. Phytopathology.
2017Boscia D, Altamura G, Di Carolo M, Dongiovanni C, Fumarola G, Giampetruzzi A, Greco P, La Notte P, Loconsole G, Manni F, Melcarne G, Montilon V, Morelli M, Murrone N, Palmisano F, Pollastro P, Potere O, Roseti V, Saldarelli P, Saponari A, Saponari M, Savino V, Silletti MR, Specchia F, Susca L, Tauro D, Tavano D, Venerito P, Zicca S and Martelli GP, 2017. Resistenza a Xylella fastidiosa in olivo: stato dell’arte e prospettive. Informatore Agrario 11, 59–63.
2017Strona G., Corrie Jacobien Carstens C.J., Beck P.S.A., 2017. Network analysis reveals why Xylella fastidiosa will persist in Europe. Nature, Scientific Reports | 7: 71 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-00077-z.
2017Steven M. White S.M., Bullock J.M., Hooftman D.A.P., Chapman D.S., 2017. Modelling the spread and control of Xylella fastidiosa in the early stages of invasion in Apulia, Italy. Biol Invasions (2017). doi:10.1007/s10530-017-1393-5.
2016Landa B.B., Montes Borrego M., Navas Cortés J.A., 2016. Situación actual de Xylella fastidiosa en Europa y riesgo para la sostenibilidad del olivar. I Congreso Ibérico de Olivicultura (2016), Badajoz 13-15 April 2016.
2016XII Congress of Italian Society of Plant Pathology (Rome 19-22 September 2016)

Section Xylella fastidiosa. Journal of Plant Pathology, Vol 98, No 4sup (2016)

Oral Presentations




DETECTION OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA: VALIDATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF ROUTINE TESTING METHODS. G. Loconsole, D. Boscia, O. Potere, S. Zicca, G. Altamura, F. Palmisano, V. N. Savino, M. Saponari.

TEST PERFORMANCE STUDY FOR VALIDATION OF DETECTION METHODS OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA. S. Loreti, N. Pucci, M. Saponari, G. Loconsole, F. Gaffuri, V. Modesti, S. Lucchesi, O. Potere.


A METAGENOMIC INVESTIGATION OF THE MICROBIOME OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA-INFECTED OLIVES. A. Giampetruzzi, M. Saponari, G. D’Attoma, M. Morelli, M. Chiumenti, D. Boscia, P. Saldarelli,

RAPID SCREENING TESTS FOR DIFFERENTIATING XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA ISOLATES. M. Saponari, M. Montes-Borrego, G. D’Attoma, L. De La Fuente, G. Loconsole, B. B. Landa,


ESTABLISHMENT OF AN EXPERIMENTAL FIELD TO EXPLORE THE DIFFERENTIAL OLIVE CULTIVAR RESPONSE TO XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA INFECTION. M. Saponari, F. Palmisano, C. Dongiovanni, V. Cavalieri, G. Altamura, G. D’Attoma, G. Loconsole, M. Morelli, A. Saponari, D. Tavano, S. Zicca, D. Boscia. S28



21. EXPLOITING PATHOGEN CONFUSION STRATEGY TO ACHIEVE XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA BIOCONTROL. G. D’Attoma, M. Saponari, M. Morelli, A. Giampetruzzi, V.N. Savino, D. Boscia, P. Saldarelli. S42


71. MONITORING OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA IN MARCHE REGION, CENTRAL-EASTERN ITALY. S. Murolo, V. Mancini, R. Foglia, J. Concas, A. Servili, S. Nardi, G. Romanazzi. S56

84. SURVEY FOR THE PRESENCE OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA subsp. PAUCA STRAIN CoDiRO IN THE NATIVE FLORA OF THE SALENTO PENINSULA. O. Potere, L. Susca, F. Civita, S. Marullo, G. Loconsole, M. Saponari, D. Boscia, V.N. Savino, P. La Notte. S59

104. EVALUATION OF A SAMPLING METHOD FOR XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA DETECTION IN OLIVE TREES. L. Susca, O. Potere, V. Roseti, F. Civita, G. Loconsole, D. Boscia, V.N. Savino. S64

2016Saponari M., Boscia D., Altamura G., D’Attoma G., Cavalieri V., Loconsole G., Zicca S., Morelli M., Tavano D., Loconsole G., Susca L., Potere O., Martelli G.P., Palmisano F., Dongiovanni C., Saponari A., Fumarola G., Di Carolo M., 2016. Pilot project on Xylella fastidiosa to reduce risk assessment uncertainties. EFSA-Q-2014-00533 EFSA Supporting Publications, 13(3), 1–60.
2016Moussa I.E.B., Mazzoni V., Valentini F., Yaseen T., Lorusso D., Speranza S., Digiaro M., Varvaro L., Krugner R., D’Onghia A.m., 2016. Seasonal fluctuations of sap-feeding insect secies infected by Xylella fastidiosa in Apulian olive groves of southern Italy. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(4), 2016, 1512–1518. doi: 10.1093/jee/tow123.
2016Modesti V., Pucci N., Lucchesi S., Campus L.. Loreti S., 2016. Experience of the Latium region (Central Italy) as a pest-free area for monitoring of Xylella fastidiosa: distinctive features of molecular diagnostic methods. European Journal of Plant Pathology. doi:10.1007/s10658-016-1111-7.
2016Martelli, G. P., Boscia, D., Porcelli, F., & Saponari, M., 2016. The olive quick decline syndrome in south-east Italy: a threatening phytosanitary emergency. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 144, 235–243.
2016Marcelletti S., Scortichini M., 2016. The Xylella fastidiosa CoDiRO strain associated with the olive 24 quick decline syndrome in southern Italy belongs to a clonal complex of the subspecies pauca that evolved in Central America. Microbiology.
2016Mang S.M., Frisullo S., Hazem S. Elshafie H.S., Camele I., 2016. Diversity Evaluation of Xylella fastidiosa from Infected Olive Trees in Apulia (southern Italy). Journal of Plant Pathology, 32(1): 1-10 (2016).
2016Manceau C., 2016. Disease outbreaks caused by Xylella fastidiosa in Europe are due to multiple introductions. Journal of Plant Pathology (2016), 98 (Supp.) S13.
2016Loconsole G., Saponari M., Boscia D., D’Attoma G., Morelli M., Martelli G. P., Almeida R. P. P., 2016. Intercepted isolates of Xylella fastidiosa in Europe reveal novel genetic diversity. European Journal of Plant Pathology, DOI 10.1007/s10658-016-0894-x
2016Giampetruzzi A., Morelli M., Saponari M., Loconsole G., Chiumenti M., Boscia D., Savino V.N., Martelli G.P., Saldarelli P., 2016. Transcriptome profiling of two olive cultivars in response to infection by the CoDiRO strain of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. Pauca. BMC Genomics (2016) 17:475 DOI 10.1186/s12864-016-2833-9.
2016Cornara D., Saponari M., Zeilinger A. R., de Stradis A., Boscia D., Loconsole G., Bosco D., Martelli G. P., Almeida R. P. P., Porcelli F., 2016b. Spittlebugs as vectors of Xylella fastidiosa in olive orchards in Italy. Journal of Pest Science. DOI 10.1007/s10340-016-0793-0.
2016Cornara D., Cavalieri V., Dongiovanni C., Altamura G., Palmisano F., Bosco D., Porcelli F., Almeida R. P. P., Saponari M., 2016a. Transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by naturally infected Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera, Aphrophoridae) to different host plants – Journal of Applied Entomology (2016) DOI 10.1111/jen.12365.
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2016Bleve G., Marchi G., Ranaldi F., Gallo A., Cimaglia F., Logrieco A.F., Mita G., Ristori J., Surico G, 2016. Molecular characteristics of a strain (Salento-1) of Xylella fastidiosa isolated in Apulia (Italy) from an olive plant with the quick decline syndrome. Phytopathologia Mediterranea – temp75-82 DOI: 10.14601.
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2014International Symposium on the European Outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa in Olive, Gallipoli/Locorotondo (21-24 October 2014). Journal of Plant Pathology, 96, S4.97.

1.    Oral Presentations

2.    Occurrence of Xylella fastidiosa in Apulia. International Symposium on the European Outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa in Olive. Boscia D. S4.97

Potential vectors of Xylella fastidiosa in Europe. Bosco D., Almeida R., Czwienczek E., Stancanelli G., Gregoire J.C., Caffier D., Hollo G., Bragard C.

Phytosanitary regulation against Xylella fastidiosa from a European union perspective. Cardon G.H.

Diseases induced by Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca: ecology, epidemiology and management. Coletta Filho H.D.

1.    Survey of Auchenorrhyncha in the Salento peninsula in search of putative vectors of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca CoDiRO strain. Cornara D., Loconsole G., Boscia D., De Stradis A., Yokomi R. K., Bosco D., Porcelli F., Martelli G. P., Saponari M. S4.98

2.    Observations on the biology and ethology of Aphrophroridae: Philaenus spumarius in the Salento peninsula. Cornara D., Porcelli F.

1.    Some approaches aiming at citrus variegated chlorosis control in Brazil. de Souza A.A., Cristofani- Yaly M., Della Coletta-Filho H., Machado M. A.

2.    An innovative monitoring model of Xylella fastidiosa in Apulia. D’Onghia A. M., Santoro F., Yassen T., Djelouah K., Guario A., Percoco A., Caroppo T., Valentini F. S4.99

10Draft genome sequence of Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRO. Giampetruzzi A., Chiumenti M., Saponari M., Donvito G., Italiano A., Loconsole G., Cariddi C., Martelli G.P., Saldarelli P.

Control strategies for Xylella fastidiosa. Hopkins D.L.

Identification and characterization of xylella fastidiosa isolated from coffee plants in France. B. Legendre, S. Mississipi, V. Olivier, E. Morel, D. Crouzillat, K. Durand, P. Portier, F. Poliakoff, M. A. Jacques. S4.100

3.    Interlaboratory validation of molecular and serological diagnosis of Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRO in susceptible host plants.  Loconsole G., Potere O., Elbeaino T., Frasheri D., Frisullo S., Palmisano P., Boscia D., Saponari M.

The olive quick decline syndrome: state of the art. Martelli G.P. S4.101

Identification and characterization of fungal species associated with the quick decline of olive. International symposium on the European outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa in olive. Nigro F., Antelmi I., Ippolito A.

EPPO supporting the evolution of phytosanitary systems in member countries. Petter F., Grousset F., Suffert M.. S4.102

Historical perspectives on xylella fastidiosa and their relevance for the future. Purcell A.H.

1.    Isolation, genotyping and preliminary data on the pathogenicity of Xylella fastidiosa CoDiRO strain.  Saponari M., Loconsole G., Almeida R., Coletta-Filho H., Martelli G. P., Boscia D. S4.103

Risk assessment of Xylella fastidiosa at the European Food Safery Authority.  Stancanelli G., Almeida R., Bosco D., Bragards C., Caffier D., Gregoire J. C., Parnell S., Strona G., Mosbach-Schulz O., Czwienczek E., Hollo G.

Modelling the spread of xylella fastidiosa in apulia, Italy. White S.M., Bullock J.M., Hooftman D.A.P., Chapman D.S.


Genome-wide transcriptome analysis of olive leaves affected by quick decline syndrome. Antelmi I., De Miccolis Angelini R.M., Pollastro S., Nigro F. S4.107

Xylella fastidiosa not found on olive and oleander in a Croatian 2014 official survey. Bjeliš M., Popovic L., Buljubašic I., Jergan Š., Plavec J., Fazinic T., Ivic D., Krizanac I.

1.    The possible role of oleander in the epidemiology of Xylella fastidiosa in the Salento peninsula. International Symposium on the European Outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa in Olive. Boscia D., Potere O., Loconsole G., Saponari M., Delle Donne A., Susca L., Martelli G. P. S4.108

Field observations on the behaviour of different olive cultivars in response to Xylella fastidiosa infections. Boscia D., Saponari M., Palmisano F., Loconsole G., Martelli G.P., Savino V.

Identification and diversity assesment of Xylella fastidiosa from infected olive trees in Apulia (southern Italy). Camele I., Mang S.M., Elshafie H.S., Sasso M., Frisullo S.

Extensive literature search to build a database on the host range of Xylella fastidiosa. Czwienczek E. Almeida R., Bosco D., Stancanelli G., Gregoire J.C., Caffier D., Hollo G., Mosbach-Schulz O., Strona G., Bragard C.

Xylella fastidiosa in naturally infected plants in southern Apulia: an ultrastructural study. De Stradis A., Saponari M., Loconsole G., Potere O., Boscia D., Martelli G.P. S4.109

Fluorescence-based portable format of isothermal lamp reaction for detection of Xylella fastidiosa. Dreo T., Pirc M., Jakomin T., Kogovšek P., Ravnikar M.

Intra and inter-laboratory evaluation of molecular methods for the detection of Xylella fastidiosa. Legendre B., Olivier V., Molusson D., Mississipi S., Couton A., Hervouet M., Moisson M., Poliakoff F.

1.    Multilocus sequence typing reveals the genetic distinctiveness of Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRO. Loconsole G., Almeida R., Boscia D., Martelli G. P., Saponari M. S4.110

Use of a new SNP-based assay and multilocus ssr markers to assess the genetic diversity in Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca and its potential application to the study of the olive quick decline syndrome in Italy. Montes-Borrego M., Lopes J.R.S., Jiménez-Díaz R.M., Navas-Cortés J.A., Loconsole G., Saponari M., Landa B.B.

1.    Survey for the presence of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. pauca strain CoDiRO in some forestry and ornamental species in the Salento peninsula. Potere O., Susca L., Loconsole G., Saponar, M., Boscia D., Savino V. N., Martelli G. P.

Development of an information acquisition system for the field monitoring of Xylella fastidiosa. Santoro F., Favia G., Valentini F., Gualano S., Guario A., Percoco A., D’Onghia A.M. S4.111

Preliminary results of a survey of weeds as potential hosts of Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRO. Susca L., Potere O., Marullo S., Savino V. N., Venerito P., Loconsole G., Saponari M., Boscia D., La Notte P.

Recently developed methods for in situ detection of Xylella fastidiosa in olive trees and insects. Yaseen T., Djelouah K., Valentini F., Elbeaino T., Frasheri D., Digiaro M., D’Onghia A.M.

2014Saponari M., Boscia D., Loconsole G., Palmisano F., Savino V., Potere O., Martelli G. P., 2014. New Hosts of Xylella fastidiosa strain CoDiRo in Apulia. Journal of Plant Pathology (2014), 96 (2), 603-611.
2014Saponari M., Loconsole G., Cornara D., Yokomi R.K., De Stradis A., Boscia D., Bosco D., Martelli G.P., Krugner R., Porcelli F., 2014. Infectivity and transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera: Aphrophoridae) in Apulia – Italy. Journal of Economic Entomology, 107(4):1316-9.
2014Loconsole G., Potere O., Boscia D., Altamura G., Djelouah K., Elbeaino T., Frasheri D., Lorusso D., Palmisano F., Pollastro P., Silletti M.R., Trisciuzzi N., Valentini F., Savino V., Saponari M., 2014. Detection of Xylella fastidiosa in olive trees by molecular and serological methods. Journal of Plant Pathology (2014), 96 (1), 1-8.
2014Djelouah K., Frasheri D., Valentini F., D’Onghia A. M. & Digiaro M., 2014. Direct tissue blot immunoassay for detection of Xylella fastidiosa in olive trees. Phytopathologia Mediterranea, 53.
2014Cariddi C., Saponari M., Boscia D., De Stradis A., Loconsole G., Nigro F., Porcelli F., Potere O., Martelli G.P., 2014. Isolation of a Xylella Fastidiosa strain infecting olive and oleander in Apulia, Italy. Journal of Plant Pathology (2014), 96 (3), 1-5.
2013Saponari M., Boscia D., Nigro F., Martelli, G. P., 2013. Identification of DNA sequences related to Xylella fastidiosa in oleander, almond and olive trees exhibiting leaf scorch symptoms in Apulia (southern Italy). Journal of Plant Pathology, 95, 659–668.
2013Nigro F., Boscia D., Antelmi I., Ippolito A., 2013. Fungal species associated with severe decline of olive in southern Italy. Journal of Plant Pathology, 95, 668.
2013Carlucci A., Lops F., Marchi G., Mugnai L., Surico G., 2013. Has Xylella fastidiosa “chosen” olive trees to establish in the Mediterranean basin? Phytopathologia Mediterranea, [S.l.], v. 52, n. 3, p. 541-544, dec. 2013. ISSN 1593-2095.