Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Neopestalotiopsis clavispora

Neopestalotiopsis clavispora (Atkinson) Maharachchikumbura, Hyde & Crous, 2014

on Mangifera

parasite

Leaf spots with acervuli. Conidia 8-10 x 22-25 µm, smooth, fusiform, 4-septate, apical and basal cells thin-walled hyaline to pale olivaceous, the three median cells thick-walled light to dark brown; apical cell with 2-4 hyaline appendages, 22-34 µm, apically slightly swollen, basal cell with 1, 6-8 µm.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Mangifera indica.

synonyms

Pestalotiopsis clavispora (Atkinson) Steyaaert, 1949.

references

Ismail, Cirvilleri & Polizzi (2013a).

Last modified 7.ii.2023