, Volume 8, Issue 3, pp 213–215 | Cite as

Benomyl-resistantCercosporidium personatum in peanut fields in the Sharon region of Israel

  • Talma Katan


Cercosporidium personatum (Berk. & Curt.) Deighton was sampled from five peanut fields in the Sharon region of Israel, where benomyl failed to control late leafspot. Most samples were resistant to 10 ppm carbendazimin vitro.

Key Words

Benomyl Cercosporidium personatum late leafspot peanut resistance systemic fungicide tolerance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Talma Katan
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  1. 1.Div. of Plant Pathology, AROThe Volcani CenterBet Dagan

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