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Phaeocytostroma sacchari(PHCSSA)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHCSSA
  • Preferred name: Phaeocytostroma sacchari
  • Authority: (Ellis & Everhart) Sutton

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Coniothyrium sacchari (Massee) Prillieux & Delacroix
Melanconium sacchari Massee
Pleocyta sacchari (Massee) PetrĂ¡k & Sydow

Common names
Name Language
cane rot of sugarcane English
rind disease of sugarcane English
sour rot of sugarcane English
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Diaporthomycetidae ( 1DIAPL )
Order Diaporthales ( 1DIAPO )
Family Diaporthaceae ( 1DIAPF )
Genus Phaeocytostroma ( 1PHCSG )
Species Phaeocytostroma sacchari ( PHCSSA )