Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Sphaerulina frondicola

Sphaerulina frondicola (Fries) Verkley, Quaedvlieg, & Crous, 2013

poplar leaf spot disease

on Populus

parasite

Leaf spots with acervuli. Conidia 2-3 x 5-9 µm, often fuses lengthwise, then op to 24 µm long.

host plants

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus alba, nigra, tremula.

synonyms

Asteroma frondicola (Fries) Morelet 1978; Mycosphaerella populi (Auerswald) Schröter, 1908; Septoria populi Desmazières, 1843.

references

Bahçecioğlu, Kabaktepe & Yildiz (2006a) , Brandenburger (1985a: 40, 42), Losa España (1942a), Ludwig (1974a), Ostry, Ramsted, Newcombe & Steenackers (2014a), Roldan Garrigós & Honrubia García (1992a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska, Bałazy, Chełkowski, ao (2015a), Unamuno (1942a), Verkley, Quaedvlieg, Shin & Crous (2013a).

Last modified 16.viii.2022