Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Plant and Environmental Science
Dr. S. Bruce Martin, Committee Chair
Dr. Lambert B. McCarty
Dr. Paula Agudelo
Dr. Julia Kerrigan
Dr. Lane P. Tredway
Spring dead spot (SDS) disease is an important root disease of bermudagrass (Cynodon spp.) in transition zone habitats around the world. Causal agents have been identified in the U.S. as Ophiosphaerella korrae (OK), O. herpotricha (OH), and O. narmari, but they have not been identified in Argentina (ARG).
Canegallo, Alejandro L., "Characterization and Control of Ophiosphaerella spp. Causing Spring Dead Spot of Bermudagrass in South Carolina, USA and Buenos Aires, Argentina" (2016). All Dissertations. 1646.