Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pestalotiopsis uvicola

Pestalotiopsis uvicola (Spegazzini) Bissett, 1983

on Mangifera

parasite

Leaf spots with acervuli. Conidia 7-8 x 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 2-3 hyaline appendages, 15-20 µm, basal cell with 1, 6-7 µm.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Mangifera indica.

references

Ismail, Cirvilleri & Polizzi (2013a).

Last modified 7.ii.2023