Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phomopsis cinerascens

Phomopsis cinerascens (Saccardo) Traverso, 1906

on Ficus

gall

branch cankers.

host plants

Moraceae, monophagous

Ficus carica.

synonyms

Diaporthe cinerascens Saccardo, 1882.

notes

a serious pest in sensitive cultivars; the disease is mainly spread by pruning with contaminated tools.

references

Banihashemi & Javadi (2009a), Brandenburger (1985a: 72), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 7.iii.2019