Area and zone of severity of Alternaria Leaf Spot of Cotton (Alternaria gossypii (Jacz.) Nisik., K.Kimura and Miyaw.; Alternaria macrospora Zimm.) .

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Object specialist - V.I. Yakutkin,
GIS specialist - M.I.Saulich.

Date of creation:



1:20 000000.

Accuracy of map:

It is created on information taken from the open published literature and maps of scale 1: 33 000 000.


"Alber`s Equal Area Conic for the USSR ", 9, 1001, 7, 100, 0, 44, 68, 0, 0.

Basic contents:

Vector map having one layer, where the Alternaria Leaf Spot zone of severity is shown on the territory of the former USSR by polygon.

Accuracy of the classifier:

In the cotton area, the zone of Alternaria Leaf Spot severity is determined.

Method of map production:

Published materials are used for map drawing (Gorlenko, 1968; Peresypkin, 1974; 1987). The disease is registered in Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, and Armenia. Specification of the distribution area is made on vector map of the cotton greatest distribution according to I.E. Koroleva et al. (2003).

Reference citations:

Gorlenko M.V. 1968. Agricultural phytopathology. Moscow: Visshaya Shkola, 434 p. (In Russian).
Koroleva I.E., Vilchevskaya E.V., Rukhovich D.I. 2003. Computer map of cotton distribution. Moscow: Laboratory of soil information of the Dokuchaev institute of soil agriculture (In Russian).
Peresypkin V.F. 1974. Agricultural phytopathology. Moscow: Kolos, 560 p. (In Russian).
Peresypkin V.F. 1987. Atlas of diseases of field cultures. Kiev: Urozhai, 144 p. (In Russian).

Right and copyright:

All rights reserved. Copyright 2008 © V.I.Yakutkin (VIZR, description, map of disease distribution) and M.I. Saulich (vector map).

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