Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Exosporium deflectens

Exosporium deflectens Karsten, 1888

needlecast disease of juniper

on Juniperus

parasite

Needles with dark brown, up to 0.3 mm sized stromata bearing conidia. Conidia brown, verrucuse,, 4-6 x 11-19 ┬Ám, 2-3-septate.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Juniperus communis.

synonyms

Stigmina deflectens (Karsten) Ellis, 1959.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 31), Sutton & Hodges (1990a).

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