Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Fusicladium scribnerianum

Fusicladium scribnerianum (Briosi & Cavara) Ellis 1976

Fungi, Ascomycota, Dothideomycetes, Capnodiales

on Betula

Fusicladium scribnerianum on Betula pendula

Betula pendula, from Ruszkiewicz-Michalska & Połeć (2006a); scale bar = 10 µm


roundish, amphigenous, greyish to dark brown leaf spots with a darker centre. Conidiophores unbranched, pale brown, smooth, 20-42 µm. Conidia mostly solitary, pale olivaceous, smooth, 5-6 x 15-27 µm, 0-3-septate.


Betulaceae, monophagous

Betula pendula, pubescens.


Brandenburger (1985a: 54), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska & Połeć (2006a).


Last modified 17.vii.2017