Skip to Main Content
White pine blister rust in Korea, Japan and other Asian regions: comparisons and implications for North AmericaAuthor(s): M.-S. Kim; N. B. Klopfenstein; Y. Ota; S. K. Lee; K.-S. Woo; S. Kaneko
Source: Forest Pathology. 40: 382-401.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
PDF: Download Publication (487.09 KB)
DescriptionThis article briefly reviews the history of white pine blister rust, attributed to Cronartium ribicola, and addresses current research and management issues in South Korea, Japan and other regions of eastern Asia (China, Russia and Himalaya). For each region, the distribution, damage, aecial hosts, telial hosts and management of C. ribicola and other blister rust fungi on native and introduced white pines are summarized. In addition, blister rust behaviours in eastern Asia and North America are compared; and the potential evolutionary and management implications are discussed.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationKim, M.-S.; Klopfenstein, N.B.; Ota, Y.; Lee, S.K.; Woo, K.-S.; Kaneko, S. 2010. White pine blister rust in Korea, Japan and other Asian regions: comparisons and implications for North America. Forest Pathology. 40: 382-401.
Keywordswhite pine blister rust, Cronartium ribicola
- Current and future molecular approaches to investigate the white pine blister rust pathosystem
- Strategies for managing whitebark pine in the presence of white pine blister rust [Chapter 17]
- White pine blister rust in the interior Mountain West
XML: View XML