Phylum:Ascomycota >> Class: Dothideomycetes >>  Order: Dothideomycetes 
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 Scientific Name: Pseudocercospora cladophora

Pseudocercospora cladophora [Sawada ex] Goh & Hsieh. Trans. mycol. Soc. R.O.C. 2(2):129, 1987.

 Description: Leaf spots brown, angular, vein-limited, 0.5-5 mm wide, often confluent. Fruiting hypophyllous. Stromata absent. Conidiophores 2-6 in a divergent fascicle, yellowish brown, paler towards the apex, cylindric, straight or curved, or occasionally branched at the apex, 3-7 septate, sometimes constricted at the septa, apex saw-like or wavy in margin with small but unthickened conidial scars, 60-90 × 4-5 μm. Conidia obdavate to fusiform, straight to mildly curved, subhyaline to very pale olivaceous, 1-4 septate, mostly 2-3 septate, acute to obtuse at the apex, obconic to short obconically truncate at the base, 15-40 × 2-3 μm, hilum unthickened and inconspicuous.

Taiwan, Keelung, 16 Nov. 1919, holotype in Herb. NTU-PPE, Cercospora cladophora Sawada on Ficus septica. Taipei Hsien, Shiting, 6 Nov. 1927, Herb. NTU-PPE, labelled as Cercospora fici-harlandii Sawada on Ficus fistulosa.

 Habitat: On leaves of Ficus septica Burm. f. and F. fistulosa Reinw. ex Blume.



Sawada, K. 1942.


W. H. Hsieh

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