Cladosporium vincicola Braun & Schubert, 2008

on Vinca

Cladosporium vincicola

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

gall

brown to greyish white leaf spots that extend from the leaf tip and margin towards the centre and that ultimately cause the leaf to die off. Colonies amphigenous, brown. Conidiophores fasciculate, olivaceous brown, 15-100 µm. Conidia in chains, 4-8 x 6-25 µm, 0-3-septate, pale olivaceous brown.

hostplants

Apocynaceae, monophagous

Vinca herbcea, minor.

references

Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a), Braun, Crous & Schubert (1998a).

mod 3.vi.2018