Phylum:Ascomycota >> Class: Dothideomycetes >>  Order: Dothideomycetes 
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 Scientific Name: Cercospora ternateae

Cercospora ternateae Fetch. Ann. Roy. Bot. Card. Peradeniya, V. 4:306 1909.

 Description: Leaf spots orbicular to suborbicular, 1-5 mm wide, brown to black, later with a grey center, similar spots on pods. Fruiting amphigenous but chiefly epiphyllous. Stromata none or small. Conidiophores 3-12 in a divergent fascicle, pale olivaceous brown, septate, not branched, 0-3 geniculate, rounded or subtruncate at the apex, 20-100 × 3.5-6 μm. Conidia hyaline, acicular, straight to mildly curved, indistinctly multiseptate, subacute at the apex, truncate at the base, 20-120 × 2-4 μm.

Taiwan, Taipei, 6 Dec. 1933, Herb. NTU-PPE.

 Habitat: On leaves and pods of Clitoria ternatea L.

Barbados, Jamaica, India, Philippines, Puerto Rico, San Domingo, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Trinidad, Venezuela.


Hsieh, WH and Goh, TK. 1900.


W. H. Hsieh

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