Erwinia

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Erwinia
Courgette Bacterial Wilt.jpg
Bacterial (Erwinia tracheiphila) wilt of a courgette
Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Gamma Proteobacteria
Order: Enterobacteriales
Family: Enterobacteriaceae
Genus: Erwinia

Erwinia is a genus of Enterobacteriaceae bacteria containing mostly plant pathogenic species which was named for the first phytobacteriologist, Erwin Smith.

Important species[edit]

Important species of Ewinia: