Stigmina carpophila (Léveillé) Ellis, 1959

on Prunus

Stigmina carpophila: shothole disease on Prunus mahaleb

Prunus mahaleb, Velsen, lg. Velserbeek

Stigmina carpophila on Prunus laurocerasus

Prunus laurocerasus, Nieuwendam

Stigmina carpophila: damage on Prunus padus

Prunus padus, Nieuwendam: a leaf can become completely perforated

gall

small necrotic leaf spot, lined with yellow; they soon fall out: “shot-hole disease”. The fungus may also cause lesions on the fruits, and canker-like malformations, accompanied by gumming, on the shoots.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus cerasus, dulcis, laurocerasus, mahaleb, padus, persica.

synonyms

Thyrostroma carpophilum (Léveillé) Sutton, 1997; Coryneum beijerinckii Oudemans, 1883; Wilsonomyces carpophilus (Léveillé) Adaskaveg, Ogawa & Butler, 1990.

references

Abras, Fassotte, Chandelier & Cavelier (2008a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a).

mod 4.iv.2019