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Phyllosticta musarum(PHYSMU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHYSMU
  • Preferred name: Phyllosticta musarum
  • Authority: (Cooke) van der Aa

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Macrophoma musae (Saccardo) Berlese & Voglino
Sphaeropsis musarum Cooke

Common names
Name Language
Fleckenkrankheit: Banane German
black spot disease of banana English
freckle of banana English
manchado negro del banano Spanish
manchas negras del plátano Spanish
black spot du bananier French
moucheture noire du bananier French
taches noires du bananier French
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Order Botryosphaeriales ( 1BOTSO )
Family Phyllostictaceae ( 1PHYCF )
Genus Phyllosticta ( 1PHYSG )
Species Phyllosticta musarum ( PHYSMU )