Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Venturia carpophila

Venturia carpophila Fisher, 1961

almond scab, peach scab

on Prunus

parasite

Leaf spots with caespituli, also scab and down on the fruits. Conidia mostly in chains, pale olivaceous, 4-5 x 12-20 µm, mostly aseptate.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Prunus armeniaca, domestica, persica, serotina.

synonyms

Cladosporium carpophilum von Thümen, 1877; Fusicladium carpophilum (von Thümen) Oudemans, 1900.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 269), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Săvulescu & Rayss (1935a), Schubert, Ritschel & Braun (2003a).

Last modified 28.ix.2022