Professor Lester Burgess

Selected grants

2006

  • Plant disease diagnostics literature review; Burgess L, Robertson B, Lim T; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)/Research and Development Programs (R&D Programs).

2005

  • Diseases of crops in the central provinces of Vietnam:diagnosis, extension & control; Burgess L; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)/Research Project.

2003

  • Soilborne diseases of crops in Eastern Indonesia; Burgess L, Liew E; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)/Research Grant.
  • Fusarium cob rot management in sweetcorn; Burgess L; Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited (HIA)/Research Grant Call.

2002

  • Intermediate hosts and the management of crown rot and head blight; Burgess L; Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)/Research Grants.

2001

  • Diagnosis and control of soilborne fungal diseases of plants in Indonesia; Burgess L; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)/Research Project.

2000

  • Northern crown rot integrated project - Component 1; Burgess L; Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)/Research Grants.
  • Diagnosis and control of plant diseases in Northern Vietnam; Burgess L; Foreign Affairs and Trade/Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research.
  • Crown rot: national survey and coordination; Burgess L; Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)/Research Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Alabouvette, C., Backhouse, D., Steinberg, C., Donovan, N., Edel-Hermann, V., Burgess, L. (2004). Microbial Diversity in Soil - Effects on Crop Health. In P. Schjonning, S. Elmholt and B.T. Christensen (Eds.), Managing Soil Quality: Challenges in Modern Agriculture, (pp. 121-139). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.
  • Burgess, L., Backhouse, D., Summerell, B. (2001). Biogeography of Fusarium. In Brett A. Summerell, John F. Leslie, David Backhouse, Wayne L. Bryden, and Leste (Eds.), Fusarium: Paul E. Nelson Memorial Symposium, (pp. 122-137). United States: The American Phytopathological Society.
  • Burgess, L., Swan, L., Backhouse, D., Summerell, B. (2001). Crown rot of wheat. In Brett A. Summerell, John F. Leslie, David Backhouse, Wayne L. Bryden, and Leste (Eds.), Fusarium: Paul E. Nelson Memorial Symposium, (pp. 271-294). United States: The American Phytopathological Society.

Journals

  • Infantino, A., Balmas, V., Scherm, B., Orzali, L., Ireland, K., Laurence, M., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Burgess, L., et al (2017). First report of Fusarium fujikuroi in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 12(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Gargouri, S., Berraies, S., Gharbi, M., Paulitz, T., Murray, T., Burgess, L. (2017). Occurence of sclerotinia stem rot of fenugreek caused by Sclerotinia trifoliorum and S. sclerotiorum in Tunisia. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 149(3), 587-597. [More Information]
  • Callaghan, S., Puno, V., Williams, A., Weir, B., Balmas, V., Sengsoulichan, K., Phantavong, S., Keovorlajak, T., Phitsanoukane, P., Xomphouthilath, P., Burgess, L., et al (2016). First report of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. niveum in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Callaghan, S., Williams, A., Burgess, T., White, D., Keovorlajak, T., Phitsanoukane, P., Phantavong, S., Vilavong, S., Ireland, K., Duckitt, G., Burgess, L. (2016). First report of Phytophthora capsici in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Ireland, K., Weir, B., Cother, E., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Vongphachanh, P., Songvilay, P., Chittarath, K., Sayapatha, S., Burgess, L., et al (2016). First report of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Dao, H., Beattie, G., Rossman, A., Burgess, L., Holford, P. (2016). Four putative entomopathogenic fungi of armoured scale insects on Citrus in Australia. Mycological Progress, 15(5), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Walsh, J., Shuttleworth, L., Robinson, D., Johansen, R., Petrovic, T., Vu, T., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Liew, E. (2016). Six novel species of Fusarium from natural ecosystems in Australia. Fungal Diversity, 77(1), 349-366. [More Information]
  • Ireland, K., Weir, B., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Vilavong, S., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L. (2015). First report of Rhizoctonia solani anastomosis group AG-4 HG-I in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 10(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Pinaria, A., Laurence, M., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2015). Phylogeny and origin of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vanillae in Indonesia. Plant Pathology, 64(6), 1358-1365. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Burgess, T., Dau, V., Le, V., Trinh, T., Pham, T., Burgess, L. (2015). Phytophthora stem rot of purple passionfruit in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 10(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Dao, H., Beattie, G., Rossman, A., Burgess, L., Holford, P. (2015). Systematics and biology of two species of Microcera associated with armoured scales on citrus in Australia. Mycological Progress, 14(4), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Burgess, L. (2014). 2011 McAlpine Memorial Lecture - A Love Affair with Fusarium. Australasian Plant Pathology, 43(4), 359-368. [More Information]
  • Watson, A., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., O'Keeffe, K. (2014). Fusarium species associated with cob rot of sweet corn and maize in New South Wales. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 9(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Summerell, B., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2014). Genealogical concordance phylogenetic species recognition in the Fusarium oxysporum species complex. Fungal Biology, 118(4), 374-384. [More Information]
  • Petrovic, T., Burgess, L., Cowie, I., Warren, R., Harvey, P. (2013). Diversity and fertility of Fusarium sacchari from wild rice (Oryza australiensis) in Northern Australia, and pathogenicity tests with wild rice, rice, sorghum and maize. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 136(4), 773-788. [More Information]
  • Songvilay, P., Groenewald, J., Vongphachanh, P., Sayapattha, S., Chittarath, K., Crous, P., Burgess, L. (2013). First report of Sclerotium rolfsii in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 8(1), 13-15. [More Information]
  • Vongphachanh, P., Villalta, C., Songvilay, P., Chittarhath, K., Sayapatha, S., Walsh, J., Burgess, L. (2013). Neurospora contamination of cultures in Lao PDR - A sticky rice issue. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 8(1), 9-12. [More Information]
  • Geiser, D., Aoki, T., Bacon, C., Baker, S., Bhattacharyya, M., Brandt, M., Brown, D., Burgess, L., Chulze, S., Coleman, J., et al (2013). One Fungus, One Name: Defining the Genus Fusarium in a Scientifically Robust Way That Preserves Longstanding Use. Phytopathology, 103(5), 400-408. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2012). Cross-infectivity and genetic variation of Phytophthora capsici isolates from chilli and black pepper in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 41(4), 439-447. [More Information]
  • Trinh, H., Quan, M., Groenewald, J., Burgess, L. (2012). First report of stub dieback of poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 7(1), 55-57. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2012). Greenhouse and field evaluations of potassium phosphonate: the control of Phytophthora foot rot of black pepper in Vietnam. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection, 45(6), 724-739. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Liew, E. (2012). High levels of diversity in Fusarium oxysporum from non-cultivated ecosystems in Australia. Fungal Biology, 116, 297-289. [More Information]
  • Pattison, A., Burgess, L., McGee, P., Ryder, M. (2011). Arbuscular mycorrhizal associations in Solanum centrale (bush tomato), a perennial sub-shrub from the arid zone of Australia. Journal of Arid Environments, 75(8), 688-694. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Summerell, B., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2011). Fusarium burgessii sp. nov. representing a novel lineage in the genus Fusarium. Fungal Diversity, 49, 101-112. [More Information]
  • Summerell, B., Leslie, J., Liew, E., Laurence, M., Bullock, S., Petrovic, T., Bentley, A., Howard, C., Peterson, S., Walsh, J., Burgess, L. (2011). Fusarium species associated with plants in Australia. Fungal Diversity, 46(1), 1-27. [More Information]
  • Amata, R., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Bullock, S., Liew, E., Smith-White, J. (2010). An emended description of Fusarium brevicatenulatum and F. pseudoanthophilum based on isolates recovered from millet in Kenya. Fungal Diversity, 43(1), 11-25. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Liew, E., Burgess, L. (2010). Characterisation of Phytophthora capsici isolates from black pepper in Vietnam. Fungal Biology, 114(2-3), 160-170. [More Information]
  • Quazi, S., Burgess, L., Smith-White, J. (2010). Colonization Type of Gibberella Zeae in Sorghum Bicolor. Journal of Plant Pathology, 92(1), 261-265.
  • Dau, V., Pham, L., Luong, T., Huynh, L., Tran, N., Ho, T., Hoang, H., Phan, H., Burgess, L. (2010). First report of Neocosmospora vasinfecta associated with the root rot complex of peanuts in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 79-81. [More Information]
  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Hoang, H., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L., Phan, H., Davies, P. (2010). First report of Pythium root rot of chrysanthemum in Vietnam and control with metalaxyl drench. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 51-54. [More Information]
  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Le, T., Burgess, L., Phan, H. (2010). First report of Sclerotinia blight caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Quang Nam, Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 42-44. [More Information]
  • Pinaria, A., Liew, E., Burgess, L. (2010). Fusarium species associated with vanilla stem rot in Indonesia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 39(2), 176-183. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Laurence, M., Liew, E., Sangalang, A., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Petrovic, T. (2010). Fusarium: two endophytic novel species from tropical grasses of northern Australia. Fungal Diversity, 44(1), 149-159. [More Information]
  • Dau, V., Dang, N., Nguyen, D., Pham, L., Le, T., Phan, H., Burgess, L. (2009). A simplified technique for grafting watermelon onto resistant cucurbit rootstocks for control of Fusarium wilt of watermelon in Nghe An Province, Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 4(1), 114-116. [More Information]
  • Burgess, L., Burgess, J. (2009). Capacity building in plant pathology: soilborne diseases in Vietnam, 1993-2009. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(4), 325-333. [More Information]
  • Dau, V., Burgess, L., Pham, L., Phan, H., Nguyen, H., Le, T., Nguyen, D. (2009). First report of Fusarium wilt of watermelon in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 4(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Petrovic, T., Walsh, J., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2009). Fusarium species associated with stalk rot of grain sorghum in the northern grain belt of eastern Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(4), 373-379. [More Information]
  • Quazi, S., Burgess, L., Smith-White, J. (2009). Sorghum is a suitable break crop to minimise Fusarium pseudograminearum in any location regardless of climatic differences, whereas Gibberella zeae is location and climate specific. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(1), 91-99. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Milgroom, M., Leslie, J., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2009). Spatial aggregation in Fusarium pseudograminearum populations from the Australian grain belt. Plant Pathology, 58(1), 23-32. [More Information]
  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Tran, U., Dau, V., Burgess, L., Phan, H., Aveskamp, M., Vo, A. (2008). First report of Phoma terrestris causing pink root rot of Chinese onion in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 3, 147-149.
  • Bentley, A., Leslie, J., Liew, E., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2008). Genetic Structure of Fusarium pseudograminearum Populations from the Australian Grain Belt. Phytopathology, 98(2), 250-255. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2008). Prevalence and aetiology of Phytophthora foot rot of black pepper in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 37(5), 431-442. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2008). Sexual compatibility in Fusarium pseudograminearum (Gibberella coronicola). Mycological Research, 112, 1101-1106. [More Information]
  • Dau, V., Tran, C., Pham, L., Phan, H., Dang, L., Burgess, L. (2008). Stem and root rot of Telosma cordata caused by Phytophthora palmivora in Vietnam - a newly recognised disease. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 3, 135-137.
  • Bentley, A., Petrovic, T., Griffiths, S., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2007). Crop pathogens and other Fusarium species associated with Austrostipa aristiglumis. Australasian Plant Pathology, 36(5), 434-438. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Tunali, B., Nicol, J., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2006). A survey of Fusarium species associated with wheat and grass stem bases in northern Turkey. Sydowia, 58(2), 163-177.
  • Donovan, N., Backhouse, D., Burgess, L. (2006). Enhanced suppression of Gaeumannomyces graminis var. triciti by retention of residues in a cereal cropping system. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(1), 43-48. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Cromey, M., Farrokhi-Nejad, R., Leslie, J., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2006). Fusarium crown and root rot pathogens associated with wheat and grass stem bases on the South Island of New Zealand. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(5), 495-502. [More Information]
  • Summerell, B., Gunn, L., Bullock, S., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L. (2006). Vascular wilt of basil in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(1), 65-67. [More Information]
  • Neumann, M., Backhouse, D., Carter, D., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2004). Genetic Structure Of Populations Of Fusarium Proliferatum In Soils Associated With Livistona Mariae Palms In Little Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia. Australian Journal of Botany, 52(4), 543-550. [More Information]
  • Phan, H., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Bullock, S., Liew, E., Smith-White, J., Clarkson, J. (2004). Gibberella Gaditjirrii (Fusarium Gaditjirrii) Sp. Nov., A New Species Rom Tropical Grasses In Australia. Studies in Mycology, 50(23), 261-272.
  • Backhouse, D., Abubakar, A., Burgess, L., Dennis, J., Hollaway, G., Wildermuth, G., Wallwork, H., Henry, F. (2004). Survey Of Fusarium Species Associated With Crown Rot Of Wheat And Barley In Eastern Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 33(2), 255-261. [More Information]
  • Burgess, L. (2003). Biosecurity, trade and plant pathology. Australasian Plant Pathology, 11, 129-131. [More Information]
  • Backhouse, D., Burgess, L. (2002). Climatic analysis of the disribution of Fusarium graminearum, F. Pseudograminearum and F. culmorum on cereals in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 31(4), 321-327. [More Information]
  • Smith-White, J., Summerell, B., Gunn, L., Rinzin, C., Porter, C., Burgess, L. (2002). Molecular detection and differentiation of Australian Armillaria species. Australasian Plant Pathology, 31(1), 75-79. [More Information]
  • Benyon, F., Burgess, L., Ngo,, V., Ha,, M., Summerell, B., Nguyen,, K. (2001). Disease Notes or New Records : First record of Peronophythora litchii on litchi fruit in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 287-288.
  • Benyon, F., Burgess, L., Van, N., Hoa,, D., Ha,, T., Summerell, B. (2001). Disease Notes or New Records : First record of Rhizoctonia causing head rot of cabbage in northern Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 285-286.
  • Burgess, L., Swan, L., Summerell, B., Backhouse, D., Bullock, S. (2001). Natural occurrence of perithecia of Gibberella coronicola on wheat plants with crown rot in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 353-356.

2017

  • Infantino, A., Balmas, V., Scherm, B., Orzali, L., Ireland, K., Laurence, M., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Burgess, L., et al (2017). First report of Fusarium fujikuroi in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 12(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Gargouri, S., Berraies, S., Gharbi, M., Paulitz, T., Murray, T., Burgess, L. (2017). Occurence of sclerotinia stem rot of fenugreek caused by Sclerotinia trifoliorum and S. sclerotiorum in Tunisia. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 149(3), 587-597. [More Information]

2016

  • Callaghan, S., Puno, V., Williams, A., Weir, B., Balmas, V., Sengsoulichan, K., Phantavong, S., Keovorlajak, T., Phitsanoukane, P., Xomphouthilath, P., Burgess, L., et al (2016). First report of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. niveum in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Callaghan, S., Williams, A., Burgess, T., White, D., Keovorlajak, T., Phitsanoukane, P., Phantavong, S., Vilavong, S., Ireland, K., Duckitt, G., Burgess, L. (2016). First report of Phytophthora capsici in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Ireland, K., Weir, B., Cother, E., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Vongphachanh, P., Songvilay, P., Chittarath, K., Sayapatha, S., Burgess, L., et al (2016). First report of Ralstonia pseudosolanacearum in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 11(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Dao, H., Beattie, G., Rossman, A., Burgess, L., Holford, P. (2016). Four putative entomopathogenic fungi of armoured scale insects on Citrus in Australia. Mycological Progress, 15(5), 1-14. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Walsh, J., Shuttleworth, L., Robinson, D., Johansen, R., Petrovic, T., Vu, T., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Liew, E. (2016). Six novel species of Fusarium from natural ecosystems in Australia. Fungal Diversity, 77(1), 349-366. [More Information]

2015

  • Ireland, K., Weir, B., Phantavong, S., Phitsanoukane, P., Vongvichid, K., Vilavong, S., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L. (2015). First report of Rhizoctonia solani anastomosis group AG-4 HG-I in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 10(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Pinaria, A., Laurence, M., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2015). Phylogeny and origin of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. vanillae in Indonesia. Plant Pathology, 64(6), 1358-1365. [More Information]
  • Nguyen, T., Burgess, T., Dau, V., Le, V., Trinh, T., Pham, T., Burgess, L. (2015). Phytophthora stem rot of purple passionfruit in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 10(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Dao, H., Beattie, G., Rossman, A., Burgess, L., Holford, P. (2015). Systematics and biology of two species of Microcera associated with armoured scales on citrus in Australia. Mycological Progress, 14(4), 1-14. [More Information]

2014

  • Burgess, L. (2014). 2011 McAlpine Memorial Lecture - A Love Affair with Fusarium. Australasian Plant Pathology, 43(4), 359-368. [More Information]
  • Watson, A., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., O'Keeffe, K. (2014). Fusarium species associated with cob rot of sweet corn and maize in New South Wales. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 9(1), 1-4. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Summerell, B., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2014). Genealogical concordance phylogenetic species recognition in the Fusarium oxysporum species complex. Fungal Biology, 118(4), 374-384. [More Information]

2013

  • Petrovic, T., Burgess, L., Cowie, I., Warren, R., Harvey, P. (2013). Diversity and fertility of Fusarium sacchari from wild rice (Oryza australiensis) in Northern Australia, and pathogenicity tests with wild rice, rice, sorghum and maize. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 136(4), 773-788. [More Information]
  • Songvilay, P., Groenewald, J., Vongphachanh, P., Sayapattha, S., Chittarath, K., Crous, P., Burgess, L. (2013). First report of Sclerotium rolfsii in the Lao PDR. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 8(1), 13-15. [More Information]
  • Vongphachanh, P., Villalta, C., Songvilay, P., Chittarhath, K., Sayapatha, S., Walsh, J., Burgess, L. (2013). Neurospora contamination of cultures in Lao PDR - A sticky rice issue. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 8(1), 9-12. [More Information]
  • Geiser, D., Aoki, T., Bacon, C., Baker, S., Bhattacharyya, M., Brandt, M., Brown, D., Burgess, L., Chulze, S., Coleman, J., et al (2013). One Fungus, One Name: Defining the Genus Fusarium in a Scientifically Robust Way That Preserves Longstanding Use. Phytopathology, 103(5), 400-408. [More Information]

2012

  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2012). Cross-infectivity and genetic variation of Phytophthora capsici isolates from chilli and black pepper in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 41(4), 439-447. [More Information]
  • Trinh, H., Quan, M., Groenewald, J., Burgess, L. (2012). First report of stub dieback of poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 7(1), 55-57. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2012). Greenhouse and field evaluations of potassium phosphonate: the control of Phytophthora foot rot of black pepper in Vietnam. Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection, 45(6), 724-739. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Liew, E. (2012). High levels of diversity in Fusarium oxysporum from non-cultivated ecosystems in Australia. Fungal Biology, 116, 297-289. [More Information]

2011

  • Pattison, A., Burgess, L., McGee, P., Ryder, M. (2011). Arbuscular mycorrhizal associations in Solanum centrale (bush tomato), a perennial sub-shrub from the arid zone of Australia. Journal of Arid Environments, 75(8), 688-694. [More Information]
  • Laurence, M., Summerell, B., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2011). Fusarium burgessii sp. nov. representing a novel lineage in the genus Fusarium. Fungal Diversity, 49, 101-112. [More Information]
  • Summerell, B., Leslie, J., Liew, E., Laurence, M., Bullock, S., Petrovic, T., Bentley, A., Howard, C., Peterson, S., Walsh, J., Burgess, L. (2011). Fusarium species associated with plants in Australia. Fungal Diversity, 46(1), 1-27. [More Information]

2010

  • Amata, R., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Bullock, S., Liew, E., Smith-White, J. (2010). An emended description of Fusarium brevicatenulatum and F. pseudoanthophilum based on isolates recovered from millet in Kenya. Fungal Diversity, 43(1), 11-25. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Liew, E., Burgess, L. (2010). Characterisation of Phytophthora capsici isolates from black pepper in Vietnam. Fungal Biology, 114(2-3), 160-170. [More Information]
  • Quazi, S., Burgess, L., Smith-White, J. (2010). Colonization Type of Gibberella Zeae in Sorghum Bicolor. Journal of Plant Pathology, 92(1), 261-265.
  • Dau, V., Pham, L., Luong, T., Huynh, L., Tran, N., Ho, T., Hoang, H., Phan, H., Burgess, L. (2010). First report of Neocosmospora vasinfecta associated with the root rot complex of peanuts in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 79-81. [More Information]
  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Hoang, H., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L., Phan, H., Davies, P. (2010). First report of Pythium root rot of chrysanthemum in Vietnam and control with metalaxyl drench. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 51-54. [More Information]
  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Le, T., Burgess, L., Phan, H. (2010). First report of Sclerotinia blight caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Quang Nam, Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 5, 42-44. [More Information]
  • Pinaria, A., Liew, E., Burgess, L. (2010). Fusarium species associated with vanilla stem rot in Indonesia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 39(2), 176-183. [More Information]
  • Walsh, J., Laurence, M., Liew, E., Sangalang, A., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Petrovic, T. (2010). Fusarium: two endophytic novel species from tropical grasses of northern Australia. Fungal Diversity, 44(1), 149-159. [More Information]

2009

  • Dau, V., Dang, N., Nguyen, D., Pham, L., Le, T., Phan, H., Burgess, L. (2009). A simplified technique for grafting watermelon onto resistant cucurbit rootstocks for control of Fusarium wilt of watermelon in Nghe An Province, Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 4(1), 114-116. [More Information]
  • Burgess, L., Burgess, J. (2009). Capacity building in plant pathology: soilborne diseases in Vietnam, 1993-2009. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(4), 325-333. [More Information]
  • Dau, V., Burgess, L., Pham, L., Phan, H., Nguyen, H., Le, T., Nguyen, D. (2009). First report of Fusarium wilt of watermelon in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 4(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Petrovic, T., Walsh, J., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2009). Fusarium species associated with stalk rot of grain sorghum in the northern grain belt of eastern Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(4), 373-379. [More Information]
  • Quazi, S., Burgess, L., Smith-White, J. (2009). Sorghum is a suitable break crop to minimise Fusarium pseudograminearum in any location regardless of climatic differences, whereas Gibberella zeae is location and climate specific. Australasian Plant Pathology, 38(1), 91-99. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Milgroom, M., Leslie, J., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2009). Spatial aggregation in Fusarium pseudograminearum populations from the Australian grain belt. Plant Pathology, 58(1), 23-32. [More Information]

2008

  • Luong, T., Huynh, L., Tran, U., Dau, V., Burgess, L., Phan, H., Aveskamp, M., Vo, A. (2008). First report of Phoma terrestris causing pink root rot of Chinese onion in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 3, 147-149.
  • Bentley, A., Leslie, J., Liew, E., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2008). Genetic Structure of Fusarium pseudograminearum Populations from the Australian Grain Belt. Phytopathology, 98(2), 250-255. [More Information]
  • Truong, N., Burgess, L., Liew, E. (2008). Prevalence and aetiology of Phytophthora foot rot of black pepper in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 37(5), 431-442. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2008). Sexual compatibility in Fusarium pseudograminearum (Gibberella coronicola). Mycological Research, 112, 1101-1106. [More Information]
  • Dau, V., Tran, C., Pham, L., Phan, H., Dang, L., Burgess, L. (2008). Stem and root rot of Telosma cordata caused by Phytophthora palmivora in Vietnam - a newly recognised disease. Australasian Plant Disease Notes, 3, 135-137.

2007

  • Bentley, A., Petrovic, T., Griffiths, S., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2007). Crop pathogens and other Fusarium species associated with Austrostipa aristiglumis. Australasian Plant Pathology, 36(5), 434-438. [More Information]

2006

  • Bentley, A., Tunali, B., Nicol, J., Burgess, L., Summerell, B. (2006). A survey of Fusarium species associated with wheat and grass stem bases in northern Turkey. Sydowia, 58(2), 163-177.
  • Donovan, N., Backhouse, D., Burgess, L. (2006). Enhanced suppression of Gaeumannomyces graminis var. triciti by retention of residues in a cereal cropping system. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(1), 43-48. [More Information]
  • Bentley, A., Cromey, M., Farrokhi-Nejad, R., Leslie, J., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2006). Fusarium crown and root rot pathogens associated with wheat and grass stem bases on the South Island of New Zealand. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(5), 495-502. [More Information]
  • Summerell, B., Gunn, L., Bullock, S., Tesoriero, L., Burgess, L. (2006). Vascular wilt of basil in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 35(1), 65-67. [More Information]

2004

  • Neumann, M., Backhouse, D., Carter, D., Summerell, B., Burgess, L. (2004). Genetic Structure Of Populations Of Fusarium Proliferatum In Soils Associated With Livistona Mariae Palms In Little Palm Creek, Northern Territory, Australia. Australian Journal of Botany, 52(4), 543-550. [More Information]
  • Phan, H., Burgess, L., Summerell, B., Bullock, S., Liew, E., Smith-White, J., Clarkson, J. (2004). Gibberella Gaditjirrii (Fusarium Gaditjirrii) Sp. Nov., A New Species Rom Tropical Grasses In Australia. Studies in Mycology, 50(23), 261-272.
  • Alabouvette, C., Backhouse, D., Steinberg, C., Donovan, N., Edel-Hermann, V., Burgess, L. (2004). Microbial Diversity in Soil - Effects on Crop Health. In P. Schjonning, S. Elmholt and B.T. Christensen (Eds.), Managing Soil Quality: Challenges in Modern Agriculture, (pp. 121-139). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing.
  • Backhouse, D., Abubakar, A., Burgess, L., Dennis, J., Hollaway, G., Wildermuth, G., Wallwork, H., Henry, F. (2004). Survey Of Fusarium Species Associated With Crown Rot Of Wheat And Barley In Eastern Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 33(2), 255-261. [More Information]

2003

  • Burgess, L. (2003). Biosecurity, trade and plant pathology. Australasian Plant Pathology, 11, 129-131. [More Information]

2002

  • Backhouse, D., Burgess, L. (2002). Climatic analysis of the disribution of Fusarium graminearum, F. Pseudograminearum and F. culmorum on cereals in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 31(4), 321-327. [More Information]
  • Smith-White, J., Summerell, B., Gunn, L., Rinzin, C., Porter, C., Burgess, L. (2002). Molecular detection and differentiation of Australian Armillaria species. Australasian Plant Pathology, 31(1), 75-79. [More Information]

2001

  • Burgess, L., Backhouse, D., Summerell, B. (2001). Biogeography of Fusarium. In Brett A. Summerell, John F. Leslie, David Backhouse, Wayne L. Bryden, and Leste (Eds.), Fusarium: Paul E. Nelson Memorial Symposium, (pp. 122-137). United States: The American Phytopathological Society.
  • Burgess, L., Swan, L., Backhouse, D., Summerell, B. (2001). Crown rot of wheat. In Brett A. Summerell, John F. Leslie, David Backhouse, Wayne L. Bryden, and Leste (Eds.), Fusarium: Paul E. Nelson Memorial Symposium, (pp. 271-294). United States: The American Phytopathological Society.
  • Benyon, F., Burgess, L., Ngo,, V., Ha,, M., Summerell, B., Nguyen,, K. (2001). Disease Notes or New Records : First record of Peronophythora litchii on litchi fruit in Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 287-288.
  • Benyon, F., Burgess, L., Van, N., Hoa,, D., Ha,, T., Summerell, B. (2001). Disease Notes or New Records : First record of Rhizoctonia causing head rot of cabbage in northern Vietnam. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 285-286.
  • Burgess, L., Swan, L., Summerell, B., Backhouse, D., Bullock, S. (2001). Natural occurrence of perithecia of Gibberella coronicola on wheat plants with crown rot in Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology, 30, 353-356.

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