Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cladosporium gentianae

Cladosporium gentianae Lobik, 1928

on Gentiana

Cladosporium gentianae

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


ill-delimited, brownish leaf spots, extending from the leaf margin. Colonies amphigenoous, dark brown. Conidiophores with 2-8 in loose fascicles. Conidia in, mostly branching, chains, 3-6 x 4-23 µm, pale olive green or brown.


Gentianaceae, monophagous

Gentiana cruciata.


Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 494).

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