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Colletotrichum magnum(COLLMG)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: COLLMG
  • Preferred name: Colletotrichum magnum
  • Authority: (Jenkins & Winstead) Rossman & W.C. Allen

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Glomerella magna Jenkins & Winstead

Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Hypocreomycetidae ( 1HYPRL )
Order Glomerellales ( 1GLOAO )
Family Glomerellaceae ( 1GLOMF )
Genus Colletotrichum ( 1COLLG )
Species Colletotrichum magnum ( COLLMG )

Notes from the curator

Species complex: magnum // Reference: 1. Damm U, Sato T, Alizadeh A, Groenewald JZ, Crous PW. 2019. The Colletotrichum draecaenophilum, C. magnum and C. orchidearum species complexes. Studies in Mycology 92: 1–46. 2. Rossman AY, Allen WC, Castlebury LA. 2016. New combinations of plant-associated fungi resulting from the change to one name for fungi. IMA Fungus 7: 1–7. 3. Jenkins SF, Winstead NN 1964. Glomerella magna, cause of a new anthracnose of cucurbits. Phytopathology 54: 452–454.