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Exotic Citrus Diseases: Early Detection is the Solution to Protecting Florida Citrus1

M. M. Dewdney, J. D. Burrow, O. Batuman, A. Levy, and R. H. Brlansky2

This illustrated trifold brochure is best viewed in pdf format. It provides key information about Pseudocercospora fruit and leaf spot, sweet orange scab, citrus leprosis virus, citrus variegated chlorosis (CVC), and citrus tristeza virus (CTV) stem pitting. Includes contact information for UF/IFAS Extension citrus experts.

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This document is CH202, one of a series of the Plant Pathology Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date November 2008. Revised July 2019. Visit the EDIS website at


M.M. Dewdney, associate professor, Plant Pathology Department; J. D. Burrow, Extension program manager, UF/IFAS Citrus Research and Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL; O. Batuman, assistant professor, Plant Pathology Department, Southwest Florida REC, Immokalee, FL; A. Levy, assistant professor; and R. H. Brlansky, emeritus professor, Plant Pathology Department, UF/IFAS Citrus Research and Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL.

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U.S. Department of Agriculture, UF/IFAS Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A & M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating. Nick T. Place, dean for UF/IFAS Extension.