Caribbean Literature on Anthurium

Alleyne, A. 1994. Isolation of potential antagonists of Xanthomonas campestris pv.
  dieffenbachiae and Pseudomonas sp. from anthurium and other members of the Araceae. Undergraduate research project, Course 312, Department of Plant Science, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.
Anaïs, G., A. Derrasse, P. Prior, and A. Cadic. 2000. Breeding anthuriums (Anthurium
  andraeanum L.) for resistance to bacterial blight caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. dieffenbachiae. Acta-Horticulture 508:135-140.
Anaïs, A., G. Jacqua, and B. Hostachy. 1983. Compte rendu de la mission anthurium en
  Martinique.  Newsletter 8-10 December.
Avila, O.R. (0n-going). Molecular biology of the flavanoid biosynthetic pathway in Anthurium
  cultivars. M. Phil. Thesis. Department of Life Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.
Avila, O.R., W. Elibox, A. Holder, V. Collete, J. Avey, and P. Umaharan. 2004. Development
  and micro-propagation of anthurium genotypes adapted to the tropics. Paper presented at the REDBIO conference, Dominican Republic, July 2004.
Bala, G. and F. Hosein. 1990a. The burrowing nematode in anthuriums. In Proceedings of a
  one-day workshop on anthurium production 1990. 25-30. Centeno, Trinidad and Tobago: Research Division, Ministry of Food Production and Marine Exploitation.
Bala, G. and F. Hosein. 1990b. Occurrence of the burrowing nematode, Radopholus similis in
  bananas and anthurium in Trinidad. In Proceedings of the 4th annual seminar on agricultural research, 7-9, November 1990. NIHERST, CARDI, UWI, St. Augustine.
Bala, G. and F. Hosein. 1996. Plant parasitic nematodes associated with anthurium and other
  tropical ornamentals. Nematropica 26(1):9-14.

Campbell, K.D. 2006.  The effects of pruning and plant spacing on yield and horticultural

  characteristics in Anthurium andraeanum (Hort.).  M. Phil. Thesis. Department of Food Production, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.
Chaitoo-Bernard, C.A. 2002. Between a bud and full cut-flower: flower exporters rise to the
  challenge of high investment in tough market conditions. Express Business, 12th June, 2002. Trinidad Express: 16-18.
Chandler, F. 1991. Commercial anthurium production. St. Augustine, Trinidad. CARDI
  Factsheet: CARDI.
Chun, P.A.T. 2000. Development of optimal conditions for large scale cultivation of
  anthurium and dendrobium in Jamaica. M. Phil. Thesis, UWI, Mona, Jamaica.
Collette, V.E. 2002. A molecular analysis of flower colour development in an ornamental
  monocot (Anthurium andraeanum). Ph.D. Thesis, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
Dilbar, A. 1992. Studies on a new bacterial disease and other diseases of anthurium in
  Trinidad. M.Sc. Thesis, Dept. Plant Science, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.
Dilbar, A., M. Fortune, and G. Rajnauth. 1990. Studies on bacterial and fungal diseases of
  anthurium in Trinidad. Fourth annual seminar on agricultural research in Trinidad and Tobago 7-9 November. UWI, St. Augustine: UWI.
Dilbar, A., and G. Gosine. 2003. Evaluation of susceptibility of anthurium hybrids to
  pseudomonas blight (Acidovorax anthurii sp.) and anthurium bacterial blight (Xanthomonas campestris pv. dieffenbachiae). CARAPHIN News (IICA) 23:4-6.
Elibox, W.  2005. A study of the genetics of resistance to bacterial blight disease (C.A.
  Xanthomonas campestris pv. dieffenbachiae) and other horticultural characteristics in Anthurium andraeanum Hort.  Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Life Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.
Enid, L. 1986. Anthuriums. The Horticultural Society of Trinidad and Tobago. 33-35.
Hosein, F. 2001. Population dynamics and control features of Radopholus similis in Anthurium
  andraeanum Linden Ex Andre in Trinidad. M. Phil. Thesis, UWI, St. Augustine.
Fortune, M. 1990. Bacterial blight and other diseases. Proceedings of a one-day workshop on
  anthurium production. 39-44. Centeno, Trinidad and Tobago: Ministry of Food production and Marine Exploitation Research Division.
Gardan, L., C. Dauga, P. Prior, M. Gillis, and G.S. Saddler. 2000. Acidovorax anthurii sp.
  nov., a new phytopathogenic bacterium which causes bacterial leaf-spot of Anthurium. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 50(1):235-246.
Trinidad and Tobago Express. 1998. How to cultivate anthurium. Available from the internet
Guevara, Y., and C.E. Debrot. 1985. Bacterial blight of Anthurium in Venezuela. In VI
  International Conference on Plant Pathogenic bacteria June 1985. 7pp. University of Maryland.
Holder, A.  2006. A screening method for identifying resistance to bacterial leaf spot (C.A.
  Acidovorax anthurii) disease in Anthurium andraeanum Hort. M. Phil. Thesis, Department of Food Production, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine.
Hostachy, B., G. Jacqua, M. Delos, D. Calvel, M. Baramis, H. Anais, H. Mauleon, P. Prior, M.
  Clairon, M. Lamattre, J.Y. Francois and J. Fournet. 1985. Etudes des causes du dépérissement de l’anthurium en Guadeloupe et en Martinique. In Prèmieres Journées d’Etudes sur les maladies des plantes 26-27 Fevrier, 1985. 147-154. ANPP Tome 2, Palais des Congrès, Versailles.
Hostachy, B., P. Prior, P. Rott, and L. Féréol. 1986. Le dépérissement bactérien de
  l’anthurium : symptômes et moyens de lutte actuels. Bull. Agro. des Antilles et de la Guyane 5:1-8.
Hutton, D.G., and F.L. Edman. 2002. Cause of anthurium (Anthurium andraeanum) root rot
  and decline in Jamaica. Tropical Agriculture 79:161-167.
Lightbourn, G.J. 1993. Comparative studies on in vitro regeneration of some varieties of
  Anthurium andraeanum Lind. from leaf explants. M. Phil. Thesis, University of the West Indies, Mona.
Manhin, B. 1990. An overview of the cut flower industry in Trinidad and Tobago. The
  Horticultural Society of Trinidad and Tobago. 12, 20.
Martin, M. 2000. Agro-bacterium mediated transformation of Anthurium andraeanum towards
  engineering resistance to bacterial blight. M. Phil. Thesis, Department of Plant Science, UWI, St. Augustine, Trinidad.
Moll, E.R. 1990. A note on the genus Anthurium. The Horticultural Society of Trinidad and
  Tobago: 21-25.
Narine, S. 1990. Disease problems in ornamentals: anthurium and heliconia. Unpublished.
  Available at the West Indiana Division of the Main Library, UWI, St. Augustine.
Ornamental Horticultural Advisory Services, Ministry of Agriculture, Jamaica. 1986. High
  quality anthuriums for export. Symposium held in Jamaica, February 1986. 28-29. Unpublished.
Philcox, D. 1986. Flora of Trinidad and Tobago. Volume 3(5): Government Printery, Trinidad
  and Tobago.
Prior, P., B. Hostachy, P. Sunder, and P. Rott. 1985. Bacterial Blight (X. campestris pv.
  dieffenbachiae) and bacterial leaf spot (Pseudomonas sp.) of anthurium in the French West Indies.  Paper presented by INRA, Pathologie Végétale, Dorna ne Duclos, BP 1232, Pointe-a Pitre cedex.
Prior, P., and P. Rott. 1989. Bacterial leaf spot of anthurium (Anthurium spp.) caused by a
  Pseudomonas sp. in the French West Indies. Journal of Phytopathology 124:215-224.

Prior, P., and P. Sunder. 1987. Les maladies bacteriennes de l’anthurium. P.H.M. Revue

  Horticole: 277.

Rapsey, J.A.D., and T.W.A. Carr. 1968. Anthurium growing in Trinidad and Tobago.

  Proceedings of the Tropical Region American Society for Horticultural Science 12:274-283.

Rott, P., and P. Prior. 1987. Un dépérissement bactérien de l'anthurium provoqué par

  Xanthomonas campestris pv. dieffenbachiae aux Antilles françaises. L' Agronomie Tropicale  42(1):61-68.

Saddler, G.S., E.B. O’Grady, and J.A. Spence. 1995. Characterization of a pseudomonad-like

  bacterium pathogenic for Anthurium species. European Plant Protection Organization Bulletin 25:211-217.

Simon, G.F. 1988. Anthuriums. Course 388, Ornamental Horticulture, Department of Food

  Production, UWI, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

Simon, G.F. 1989. Anthuriums. Agricultural Extension Bulletin 18. Extension Training and

  Information Services Division, Ministry of Food Production and Marine Exploitation, Trinidad and Tobago.

Trinidad and Tobago, Export Development Corporation. 1992. Anthuriums: product profile.

  Unpublished. Available at the Library, UWI, St. Augustine.

Umaharan, P. and J. Avey. 2003.  Developing new anthurium varieties adapted to the humid

  tropical environment.  Final Report, CARTF Project. EUFORUM/CARIFORUM.

Vincent-Sealy, L. 1998. Sustainability of the anthurium industry, the threat of bacterial

  diseases. In Proceedings of international conference on agriculture in the Caribbean:Issues and Challenges, Sustainability of traditional and non-traditional crops for food security 2, UWI Ag. 50.

Young, F. 1990. Farm assessment of bacterial blight disease on Anthurium in Jamaica.

  Proceedings of the Interamerican Society for Tropical Horticulture 34:11-17.





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