Xylella Fastidiosa Active Containment Through a multidisciplinary-Oriented Research Strategy

daniele cornara

daniele cornara

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post doctoral fellow

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reseracher/technical staff




C/Serrano 115/b


• Cioffi, M., Cornara, D., Corrado, I., Jansen, M.G.M., Porcelli, F., 2013. The status of Aleurocanthus spiniferus from its unwanted introduction in Italy to date. Bulletin of Insectology 66, 273–281. • Cornara, D., Saponari, M., Zeilinger, A.R., Stradis, A. de, Boscia, D., Loconsole, G., Bosco, D., Martelli, G.P., Almeida, R.P.P., Porcelli, F., 2016. Spittlebugs as vectors of Xylella fastidiosa in olive orchards in Italy. J Pest Sci 1–10. doi:10.1007/s10340-016-0793-0 • Saponari, M., Loconsole, G., Cornara, D., Yokomi, R.K., De Stradis, A., Boscia, D., Bosco, D., Martelli, G.P., Krugner, R., Porcelli, F., 2014. Infectivity and transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera: Aphrophoridae) in Apulia, Italy. Journal of economic entomology 107, 1316–1319. • Digiaro, M., Elbeaino, T., Valentini, F., Cornara, D., Percoco, A., Guario, A., Porcelli, F., 2014. First record in Apulia of Scaphoideus titanus, the vector of Flavescence dorée. Journal of Plant Pathology 96. • Porcelli, F., Cornara, D., 2013. Emerging insect pests on ornamentals in Central-South Italy and their control. Protezione delle Colture 52–56. • Cornara, D., Sicard, A., Zeilinger, A.R., Porcelli, F., Purcell, A.H., Almeida, R.P.P., 2016. Transmission of Xylella fastidiosa to grapevine by the meadow spittlebug. Phytopathology 106, 1285–1290. • Cornara, D., Cavalieri, V., Dongiovanni, C., Altamura, G., Palmisano, F., Bosco, D., Porcelli, F., Almeida, R.P.P., Saponari, M., 2016. Transmission of Xylella fastidiosa by naturally infected Philaenus spumarius (Hemiptera, Aphrophoridae) to different host plants. J. Appl. Entomol. n/a-n/a. doi:10.1111/jen.12365 • El Kenawy, A., Baetan, R., Corrado, I., Cornara, D., Oltean, I., Porcelli, F., 2015. Aleurocanthus Spiniferus (Quaintance)(Orange Spiny Whitefly, Osw) (Hemiptera, Aleyrodidae) Invaded South of Italy. Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Agriculture 72, 285–286.