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

Pseudocercospora scopariicola (Yen) Deighton. Mycol. Pap. 140:152, 1976.

Basionym: Cercospora scopariicola Yen, Bull. trimest. Soc. mycol. France 84:11 1968.

 Description: Leaf spots indistinct or just yellowish discoloration. Fruiting amphigenous, effuse, visible as a thin grey velvet on the underside. Stromata lacking or just a few brown cells. Secondary mycelium present, pale brown septate, 2.5-3.5 μm wide. Conidiophores chiefly fasciculate, up to 18 stalks in a divergent fascicle, emerging through the stomata, pale brown, septate with constrictions, 0-2 geniculate, tip rounded or slightly attenuate and truncate, 15-40 × 3-4.5 μm; conidial scars inconspicuous, Conidia cylindric to obclavate, pale olivaceous brown, straight to mildly curved, 2-7 septate, rounded or obtuse at the apex, slightly obconically truncate at the base, 15- 18 × 2.5-3.5 μm.

Taiwan, Taitung Hsien, Chihshang, 2 Feb. 1985, NCHUPP-161.

 Habitat: On leaves of Scoparia dulcis L.

Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan.


Hsieh, WH and Goh, TK. 1990.


W. H. Hsieh

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