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Table 2 Biological control by PGPR against diseases, pathogens and insects in different crops

From: Soil beneficial bacteria and their role in plant growth promotion: a review

PGPR Crops Disease/pathogen/insect Reference
Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain 1 N 937a Tomato Tomato mottle virus Murphy et al. (2000)
Bacillus subtilis 1 N 937b
Pseudomonas fluorescens and unidentified PGPR Tobacco Tobacco necrosis virus, wild fire (Ps. syringae, Pv. tabaci) Park and Kloepper (2000)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacillus subtilis Mung bean Root rot, root knot Siddiqui et al. (2001)
Streptomyces marcescens 90-116, Bacillus pumilus Tobacco Blue mold Zhang et al. (2003)
SE 34, Pseudomonas fluorescens 89B-61, Bacillus pumilus T4,
Bacillus pasteurii C-9
Pseudomonas sp White clover Medicago Blue green aphids Acyrthosiphon kondoi Shinji Kempster et al. (2002)
Bacillus sp. Cucumber Cotton aphids Aphiz gossypii Glover Stout et al. (2002)
Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain 1 N 937a Pepper Myzus persicae Kokalis-Burelle et al. (2002b)
Bacillus subtilis G803
Pseudomonas sp. Groundnut Charcoal rot caused by Rhizoctonia bataticola Gupta et al. (2002)
Azotobacter sp., Pseudomonas sp. Wheat Fungal biocontrol Wachowaska (2004)
Bacillus licheniformis Tomato, pepper Myzus persicae Lucas et al. (2004b)
Pseudomonas fluorescens Pea nut Collar rot caused by Aspergillus niger, Aspergillus flavus and stem rot caused by Sclerotium rolfsii Dey et al. (2004)
Glomus mosseae, Bacillus subtilis, Pseudomonas fluorescens Trichoderma harzianum, Gliocladium catenalatum Strawberry Crown rot caused by Phytophothora cactorum and red steel caused by Phytophothora fragari Vestberg et al. (2004)
Bacillus cereus MJ-1 Red pepper Myzus persicae Joo et al. (2005)
Paenibacillus polymyxa E681 Sesame Fungal disease Ryu et al. (2006)
Mesorhizobium loti MP6, Mustard Brassica compestris White rot Sclerotinia sclerotiorum Chandra et al. (2007)
Bacillus amyloliquoefaciens, Bacillus subtilis Bell pepper Green peach aphids, Myzus persicae Sluzer Herman et al. (2008)
Azospirillum brasilense Sp245 Prunus cerasifera L. clone Mr. 2/5 Rhizosphere fungi Russo et al. (2008)
Rhizoctonia sp.
Bacillus cereus BS 03, Pigeonpea Fusarial wilt, Fusarium udum Dutta et al. (2008)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa RRLJ04
Rhizobia
Pseudomonadaceae family. Pea, entil and chickpea Pythium sp. Hynes et al. (2008)
Fusarium avenaceum
Rhizoctonia solani CKP7
Enterobacteriaceae family