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

Basionym: Cercospora mori Hara, Jour. Sericult. Assoc. Japan 27(314):227, 1918..

Pseudocercospora mori (Hara) Deighton. Mycol. Pap. 140:148, 1976.

 Description: Leaf spots indistinct on upper surface. Fruiting hypophyllous, scantily effuse, olivaceous to dark in colour, suborbicular, up to 5 mm wide. Stromata lacking or a few brown cells. Conidiophores not fasciculate or 2-12 in a divergent fascicle, pale olivaceous brown to yellowish brown, uniform in colour, irregular in width, plainly 1-4 septate, often constricted at some septa, branched, geniculate and curved or sinuous in appearance, conic or rounded at the apex, 20-90 × 3-5 μm. Conidia very pale olivaceous brown, obclavate, straight to mildly curved, 2-8 septate, subobtuse to rounded at the apex, obconic to almost rounded at the base, 20-80 × 3-5 μm.

Taiwan, Taichung, NCHU Campus, 7 July, 1984, NCHUPP-II.

 Habitat: On leaves of Morus alba L.

Alabama, Belgium, Congo, Japan, Mainland China, N. America, Singapore, Taiwan, W. Pakistan.


Hsieh, WH and Goh, TK. 1990.


W. H. Hsieh

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