Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Biscogniauxia mediterranea

Biscogniauxia mediterranea (de Notaris) Kuntze, 1891

charccoal cancer

on broadleaved trees

parasite

Leaf spots with caespituli with scattered ascomata. Asci 8-12 x 120-185, spores 5-10 x 13-23, elliptical, dark brown with a longitudinal germination slit.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer monspessulanum; Carpinus betulus; Castanea; Corylus avellana; Fagus sylvatica; Juglans; Pistacia; Platanus; Populus; Prunus microcarpa; Quercus brantii, infectoria; Rosa.

synonyms

Numulariola mediterranea (de Notaris) Saccardo, 1882.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 62), Safaee, Khodaparast, Mirabolfathy & Sheikholeslami (2017a).

Last modified 27.viii.2022