Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cladosporium populicola

Cladosporium populicola Schubert & Braun, 2006

on Populus

Cladosporium populicola

from Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a); K Bensch del.; scale bar = 10 µm


leaf spots amphigenous, confluent and ultimately very large, greyish white, surrounded by a narrow dark brown margin. Colonies dark brown, amphigenous. Conidiophores solitary or in small groups, 50-175 µm. Conida in simple or branched chains, pale greenish brown, 3-5 x 4-14 µm, 0-1-septate.


Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus tremula.


Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a).

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