Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Alternaria cinerariae

Alternaria cinerariae Hori & Enjoji, 1931

on Pericallis, etc.


Leaf spots with caespituli. Conidia often in short chains, 15-40 x 50-140 µm, with 3-10 transversal and some longitudinal septa and an up to 80 µm long beak.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Pericallis hybrida; Senecio.


Andrés Ares & Bastos (2019a), Brandenburger (1985a: 650).

Last modified 27.vii.2023