Area of Cotton Powdery Mildew (Leveillula taurica (Lev.) G.Arnaud).

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

Date of creation:



1:20 000 000.

Accuracy of map:

It is created on 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 Powdery Mildew distribution area is shown by polygons.

Accuracy of the classifier:

In the area of cotton, one zone of the Powdery Mildew area is determined.

Method of map production:

Published materials are used for map drawing (Gorlenko, 1968; Peresypkin, 1974; Novotelnova, 2005). The disease is found everywhere in all countries of the former USSR where cotton is growing. Specification of the Powdery Mildew area is made according to the vector map of cotton greatest distribution regions in the territory of the former USSR (Koroleva et al., 2003.

Reference citations:

Gorlenko M.V. 1968. Diseases of cotton. Agricultural phytopathology. Moscow: Visshaya Shkola, 434 p. (In Russian).
Koroleva .I.E., Vilchevskaya E.V., Rukhovich D.I., 2003. Computer map distributions of cotton in the former countries of the USSR. Moscow: Laboratory of the soil information Dokuchaev institute of agricultural soil (In Russian).
Novotelnova N.S. 2005. Diseases of cotton. In: Pavlyushin V.A., ed. Diseases of cultural plants. Saint-Petersburg: ICZR of VIZR, p. 81-84 (In Russian).
Peresypkin V.F. 1974. Diseases of cotton. In: Agricultural phytopathology. Moscow: Kolos, p. 189-212 (In Russian).

Right and copyright:

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

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