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

Basionym: Cercospora fuligena Roldan, Philipp. J. Sci. 66:8, 1938..

Pseudocercospora fuligena (Roldan) Deighton. Mycol. Pap. 140:144, 1976.

 Description: Leaf spots irregular, up to 5 mm wide, brown with yellowish discoloration. Fruiting amphigenous. Stromata none or developed, substomatal, brown, ellipsoid to subglobose, up to 45 μm wide. Conidiophores loosely fasciculate, pale olivaceous to very pale brown, uniform in color, straight to sinuous, tip rounded or truncate, sometime once geniculate, not branched, 0-3 septate with constriction, 15-60 × 3-5 μm, conidial scars unthickened. Conidia subhyaline to pale olivaceous, cylindric to cylindro-obclavate, straight to mildly curved, tip rounded, base long obconic to long obconically truncate, 2-9 septate, 20-90 × 2.5-4 μm, hilum unthickened.

Taiwan, Taichung, NCHU Campus, 21 Aug. 1984. Taichung, NCHU Campus, 15 Nov. 1985, NCHUPP- 76a.

 Habitat: On leaves of Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.

British Solomon Islands, Brunei, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Mainland China, Malaysia, Nigeria, Papua & New Guinea, Philippines, Ramirez, Taiwan, U.S.A.


Hsieh, WH and Goh, TK. 1990.


W. H. Hsieh

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