Plant MLO’s are phloem inhabitants and those insects which are feeding on phloem of plants transfer the MLO’s. Mycoplasmal diseases are mostly transmitted by leaf hoppers.
Fig: Leaf hopper
Ex: Sesamum phyllody (Orosious albicinctus) and little leaf of brinjal (Hishimonas phycitis)
Fig: Sesamum phyllody
Fig: little leaf of brinjal
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