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    Details of this species in Western Australia
    Status: Alien
    Invasiveness: Invasive
    Occurrence: Reported
    Source: Jackson et al. 2000
    Arrival Date:
    Introduction: Unknown
    Species Notes for this Location:
    Phytophthora cinnamomi affects over 22% of the plant species in Western Australia, including the Eucalyptus marginata (jarrah) forests (Jackson et al. 2000).
    The area of vegetation affected by P. cinnamomi in Western Australia exceeds many hundreds of thousands of hectares (Environment Australia, 2001).
    Management Notes for this Location:
    Phosphite has been shown to be an effective fungicide against P. cinnamomi in Western Australia (Jackson et al. 2000).
    Location Notes:
    Last Modified: 5/08/2005 8:47:30 a.m.


ISSG Landcare Research NBII IUCN University of Auckland