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Cladosporium

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  • 19 September 2022
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  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cladosporium
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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Dothideomycetes
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Cladosporium

EPPO code

  • CLADSP (Cladosporium sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Dothideomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Dothideomycetidae
  •                         Order: Capnodiales
  •                             Family: Davidiellaceae
  •                                 Genus: Cladosporium

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2022
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
EgyptPresent
UgandaPresent

Asia

IndiaPresent
-PunjabPresent
-Uttar PradeshPresent
IranPresent
PakistanPresent
TaiwanPresent
TurkeyPresent

Europe

AustriaPresent
FrancePresent
IcelandPresent2007
ItalyPresent
-SicilyPresent
LithuaniaPresent
PolandPresent
RomaniaPresent
SpainPresent, Few occurrences

North America

United StatesPresent
-GeorgiaPresent
-MichiganPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent

South America

ArgentinaPresent

References

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Abdel-Hafez, S. I. I., Ismail, M. A., Hussein, N. A., Abdel-Hameed, N. A., 2012. Fusaria and other fungi taxa associated with rhizosphere and rhizoplane of lentil and sesame at different growth stages. Acta Mycologica, 47(1), 35-48. doi: 10.5586/am.2012.005

Abdel-Hafez, S. I. I., Ismail, M. A., Hussein, N. A., Abdel-Hameed, N. A., 2014. Fusarium species and other fungi associated with some seeds and grains in Egypt, with 2 newly recorded Fusarium species. Journal of Biology and Earth Sciences, 4(2), B120-B129. http://www.journals.tmkarpinski.com/index.php/jbes/article/view/207/112

Beev, G., Denev, S., Pavlov, D., 2011. Occurrence and distribution of Fusarium species in wheat grain. Agricultural Science and Technology, 3(2), 165-168. http://tru.uni-sz.bg/ascitech/2_2011/PQS_02.pdf

Bilal Ahmed, Babar Khan, Ghazanfar, M. U., Rajput, N. A., Amir Saleem, Abdul Jabbar, Waqar Ahmed, Madassar Walait, 2017. Occurrence and distribution of vegetables seed-borne mycoflora in Punjab Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Phytopathology, 29(2), 265-271. doi: 10.33866/phytopathol.029.02.0405

Dobra, A., Dussi, M. C., Díaz, K., Sugar, D., 2015. First report of Aureobasidium pullulans as a postharvest disease of 'abate fetel' pears from an organic orchard in Rio Negro, Argentina. Acta Horticulturae, (No.1094), 579-582. http://www.actahort.org/books/1094/1094_78.htm

Edwards, J., Marchi, G., Pascoe, I. G., 2001. Young esca in Australia. Phytopathologia Mediterranea, 40(Supplement), S303-S310.

El-Gariani, N. K., El-Rayani, A. M., Edongali, E. A., 2007. Distribution of phythopathogenic fungi on the coastal region of Libya and their relationships with date cultivars. Acta Horticulturae, (No.736), 449-455. http://www.actahort.org

Fernandez, M. R., Jefferson, P. G., 2004. Fungal populations in roots and crowns of common and durum wheat in Saskatchewan. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, 26(3), 325-334. http://pubs.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/tcjpp/plant.html

González-Domínguez, E., Alves, A., León, M., Armengol, J., 2017. Characterization of Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with diseased loquat (Eriobotrya japonica) in Spain. Plant Pathology, 66(1), 77-89. doi: 10.1111/ppa.12556

Greathead DJ; Greathead AH, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information, 13(4):61N-68N.

Guldur, M. E., Dİkİlİtas, M., Ak, B. E., 2011. Pistachio diseases in the southeastern Anatolian region. Acta Horticulturae, (No.912), 739-742. http://www.actahort.org/books/912/912_110.htm

Hennion, B., Lecomte, P., Larignon, P., Baudry, A., Durpaire, M. P., Mouillon, M., Tailleur, J. L., Dupuy, O., 2003. First observations of a wood decay (Esca-like disease) on kiwifruit in France. Acta Horticulturae, (No.610), 409-411.

Hsieh ChungWei, Chuang YingYing, Lee MingZhe, Kirschner, R., 2020. First inventory of fungi in symptomless and symptomatic Chinese mesona indicates phytopathological threat. Plant Disease, 104(9), 2391-2397. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-03-20-0475-RE

Johanson, A., Tushemereirwe, W. K., Karamura, E. B., 2000. Distribution of sigatoka leaf spots in Uganda as determined by species-specific polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Acta Horticulturae, (No. 540), 319-324.

Kadam, R. M., Sumia Fatima, Mumtaz Baig, Kadam, V. B., 2012. A survey report of leaf spot diseases of certain medicinal plants of Maharashtra, India. International Journal of Plant Protection, 5(1), 185-186. http://www.hindagrihorticulturalsociety.co.in/ijpp.html

Luque, J., Elena, G., Garcia-Figueres, F., Reyes, J., Barrios, G., Legorburu, F. J., 2014. Natural infections of pruning wounds by fungal trunk pathogens in mature grapevines in Catalonia (Northeast Spain). Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research, 20(1), 134-143. doi: 10.1111/ajgw.12046

Markovskaja, S., Kačergius, A., Davydenko, K., Fraser, S., Sieber, T., 2016. First record of Neocatenulostroma germanicum on pines in Lithuania and Ukraine and its co-occurrence with Dothistroma spp. and other pathogens. Forest Pathology, 46(5), 522-533. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1439-0329

Matrood, A. A. A., Rhouma, A., 2021. Potential of the indirect and direct beneficial effects of the use of Trichoderma koningii, Aspergillus niger and Mucor sp. on eggplants plants: plant growth and systemic resistance induction. Nova Biotechnologica et Chimica, 20(1), doi: 10.36547/nbc.809

McCoy, A. G., Roth, M. G., Shay, R., Noel, Z. A., Jayawardana, M. A., Longley, R. W., Bonito, G., Chilvers, M. I., 2019. Identification of fungal communities within the tar spot complex of corn in Michigan via next-generation sequencing. Phytobiomes, 3(3), 235-243. doi: 10.1094/PBIOMES-03-19-0017-R

Medhanie, E., Mussie, G., Selamawit, A., Rao, G. S., Danish, N. S., 2017. Occurrence and identification of rhizosphere mycoflora of selected vegetable crops grown in zoba Anseba, Eritrea. Trends in Biosciences, 10(33), 7099-7104. http://trendsinbiosciencesjournal.com/upload/17-8942_(E__MEDHANIE).pdf

Merzoug, A., Belabid, L., Youcef-Benkada, M., Benfreha, F., Bayaa, B., 2014. Pea Fusarium wilt races in western Algeria. Plant Protection Science, 50(2), 70-77. http://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/120725.pdf

Mohammadi, H., Banihashemi, Z., Gramaje, D., Armengol, J., 2013. Fungal pathogens associated with grapevine trunk diseases in Iran. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 15(1), 137-150. http://jast.journals.modares.ac.ir/?_action=articleInfo&article=638

Mondello, V., Piccolo, S. lo, Conigliaro, G., Alfonzo, A., Torta, L., Burruano, S., 2013. First report of Neofusiccoccum vitifusiforme and presence of other Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with Botryosphaeria dieback of grapevine in Sicily (Italy). Phytopathologia Mediterranea, 52(2), 388-396. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

Olatinwo, R. O., Hanson, E. J., Schilder, A. M. C., 2003. A first assessment of the cranberry fruit rot complex in Michigan. Plant Disease, 87(5), 550-556. doi: 10.1094/PDIS.2003.87.5.550

Pavlović, S., Stojšin, V., Stojanović, S., Starović, M., 2008. Mycopopulation in five important cultivated medicinal plants in Serbia. In: Proceedings of the Fifth Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries, (5th CMAPSEEC), Brno, Czech Republic, 2-5 September, 2008 , Brno, Czech Republic: Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry in Brno. 101.

Piccolo, S. lo, Mondello, V., Giambra, S., Conigliaro, G., Torta, L., Burruano, S., 2014. Arthrinium phaeospermum, Phoma cladoniicola and Ulocladium consortiale, new olive pathogens in Italy. Journal of Phytopathology, 162(4), 258-263. doi: 10.1111/jph.12179

Rahimloo, T., Ghosta, Y., 2015. The occurrence of Alternaria species on cabbage in Iran. Žemdirbystė (Agriculture), 102(3), 343-350. http://www.zemdirbyste-agriculture.lt/1023_str44/

Reay, S. D., Thwaites, J. M., Farrell, R. L., 2005. A survey of Ophiostoma species vectored by Hylastes ater to pine seedlings in New Zealand. Forest Pathology, 35(2), 105-113. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0329.2004.00393.x

Renu Srivastava, Lal, A. A., 2009. Incidence of post-harvest fungal pathogens in guava and banana in Allahabad. Journal of Horticultural Sciences, 4(1), 85-89.

Shahnaz Dawar, Farzana Syed, Ghaffar, A., 2007. Seed borne fungi associated with chickpea in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 39(2), 637-643. http://www.pjbot.org

Shazia Iram, Iftikhar Ahmad, 2005. Prevalence and disease incidence of foliar blight of wheat in rice wheat cropping system of Punjab. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 37(4), 973-980. http://www.pjbot.org

Stefansson, T. S., Hallsson, J. H., 2011. Analysis of the species diversity of leaf pathogens in Icelandic barley fields. Icelandic Agricultural Sciences, (No.24), 13-22. http://www.ias.is/

Varga, Z., Krautzer, B., Graiss, W., 2006. Comparative seed pathological investigations on cultivated grass species. In: 4th International Plant Protection Symposium at Debrecen University and 11th Trans-Tisza Plant Protection Forum, 18-19 October, 2006, Debrecen, Hungary, [ed. by Kövics, G. J., Dávid, I.]. Debrecen, Hungary: Debreceni Egyetem, Agrártudományi Centrum, Mezögazdaságtudományi Kar. 233-239.

Vargas, L. I. R., Negron-Ortiz, V., 2013. Root and soil-borne oomycetes (heterokontophyta) and fungi associated with the endangered conifer, Torreya taxifolia Arn. (Taxaceae) in Georgia and Florida, USA. Life: The Excitement of Biology, 1(4), 202-223. doi: 10.9784/LEB1(4)RiveraVargas.03

Waipara, N. W., Smith, L. A., Gianotti, A. F., Wilkie, J. P., Winks, C. J., McKenzie, E. H. C., 2005. A survey of fungal plant pathogens associated with weed infestations of barberry (Berberis spp.) in New Zealand and their biocontrol potential. Australasian Plant Pathology, 34(3), 369-376. doi: 10.1071/AP05049

Yadav, S. M., Patil, R. K., Kumar, R. A., Balai, L. P., Singh, S., Ram Niwas, 2013. A survey: occurrence of post harvest rots of Aonla with new reported pathogen (Penicillium funiculosum Thom.). Plant Pathology Journal (Faisalabad), 12(2), 124-126. doi: 10.3923/ppj.2013.124.126

Distribution References

Abdel-Hafez S I I, Ismail M A, Hussein N A, Abdel-Hameed N A, 2012. Fusaria and other fungi taxa associated with rhizosphere and rhizoplane of lentil and sesame at different growth stages. Acta Mycologica. 47 (1), 35-48. DOI:10.5586/am.2012.005

Abdel-Hafez S I I, Ismail M A, Hussein N A, Abdel-Hameed N A, 2014. Fusarium species and other fungi associated with some seeds and grains in Egypt, with 2 newly recorded Fusarium species. Journal of Biology and Earth Sciences. 4 (2), B120-B129. http://www.journals.tmkarpinski.com/index.php/jbes/article/view/207/112

Bilal Ahmed, Babar Khan, Ghazanfar M U, Rajput N A, Amir Saleem, Abdul Jabbar, Waqar Ahmed, Madassar Walait, 2017. Occurrence and distribution of vegetables seed-borne mycoflora in Punjab Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Phytopathology. 29 (2), 265-271. DOI:10.33866/phytopathol.029.02.0405

Dobra A, Dussi M C, Díaz K, Sugar D, 2015. First report of Aureobasidium pullulans as a postharvest disease of 'abate fetel' pears from an organic orchard in Rio Negro, Argentina. Acta Horticulturae. 579-582. http://www.actahort.org/books/1094/1094_78.htm

Edwards J, Marchi G, Pascoe I G, 2001. Young esca in Australia. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 40 (Supplement), S303-S310.

González-Domínguez E, Alves A, León M, Armengol J, 2017. Characterization of Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with diseased loquat (Eriobotrya japonica) in Spain. Plant Pathology. 66 (1), 77-89. DOI:10.1111/ppa.12556

Greathead D J, Greathead A H, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information. 13 (4), 61N-68N. https://www.cabi.org/cabreviews/abstract/19921166435

Guldur M E, Dİkİlİtas M, Ak B E, 2011. Pistachio diseases in the southeastern Anatolian region. Acta Horticulturae. 739-742. http://www.actahort.org/books/912/912_110.htm

Hennion B, Lecomte P, Larignon P, Baudry A, Durpaire M P, Mouillon M, Tailleur J L, Dupuy O, 2003. First observations of a wood decay (Esca-like disease) on kiwifruit in France. Acta Horticulturae. 409-411.

Hsieh ChungWei, Chuang YingYing, Lee MingZhe, Kirschner R, 2020. First inventory of fungi in symptomless and symptomatic Chinese mesona indicates phytopathological threat. Plant Disease. 104 (9), 2391-2397. DOI:10.1094/PDIS-03-20-0475-RE

Johanson A, Tushemereirwe W K, Karamura E B, 2000. Distribution of sigatoka leaf spots in Uganda as determined by species-specific polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Acta Horticulturae. 319-324.

Kadam R M, Sumia Fatima, Mumtaz Baig, Kadam V B, 2012. A survey report of leaf spot diseases of certain medicinal plants of Maharashtra, India. International Journal of Plant Protection. 5 (1), 185-186. http://www.hindagrihorticulturalsociety.co.in/ijpp.html

Król E D, Abramczyk B A, Zalewska E D, Zimowska B, 2017. Fungi inhabiting fruit tree shoots with special reference to the Diaporthe (Phomopsis) genus. Acta Scientiarum Polonorum - Hortorum Cultus. 16 (4), 113-126. DOI:10.24326/asphc.2017.4.12

Li YuehLing, Wu WenShi, 2002. A new seed-borne pathogen, Alternaria dianthicola, on dianthus in Taiwan. Plant Pathology Bulletin. 11 (3), 165-167.

Luque J, Elena G, Garcia-Figueres F, Reyes J, Barrios G, Legorburu F J, 2014. Natural infections of pruning wounds by fungal trunk pathogens in mature grapevines in Catalonia (Northeast Spain). Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research. 20 (1), 134-143. DOI:10.1111/ajgw.12046

Markovskaja S, Kačergius A, Davydenko K, Fraser S, Sieber T, 2016. First record of Neocatenulostroma germanicum on pines in Lithuania and Ukraine and its co-occurrence with Dothistroma spp. and other pathogens. Forest Pathology. 46 (5), 522-533. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1439-0329

Matrood A A A, Rhouma A, 2021. Potential of the indirect and direct beneficial effects of the use of Trichoderma koningii, Aspergillus niger and Mucor sp. on eggplants plants: plant growth and systemic resistance induction. Nova Biotechnologica et Chimica. 20 (1), DOI:10.36547/nbc.809

McCoy A G, Roth M G, Shay R, Noel Z A, Jayawardana M A, Longley R W, Bonito G, Chilvers M I, 2019. Identification of fungal communities within the tar spot complex of corn in Michigan via next-generation sequencing. Phytobiomes. 3 (3), 235-243. DOI:10.1094/PBIOMES-03-19-0017-R

Merzoug A, Belabid L, Youcef-Benkada M, Benfreha F, Bayaa B, 2014. Pea Fusarium wilt races in western Algeria. Plant Protection Science. 50 (2), 70-77. http://www.agriculturejournals.cz/publicFiles/120725.pdf

Michael P J, Jones D, White N, Hane J K, Bunce M, Gibberd M, 2020. Crop-zone weed mycobiomes of the south-western Australian grain belt. Frontiers in Microbiology. 11 (November), DOI:10.3389/fmicb.2020.581592

Mohammadi H, Banihashemi Z, Gramaje D, Armengol J, 2013. Fungal pathogens associated with grapevine trunk diseases in Iran. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology. 15 (1), 137-150. http://jast.journals.modares.ac.ir/?_action=articleInfo&article=638

Mondello V, Piccolo S lo, Conigliaro G, Alfonzo A, Torta L, Burruano S, 2013. First report of Neofusiccoccum vitifusiforme and presence of other Botryosphaeriaceae species associated with Botryosphaeria dieback of grapevine in Sicily (Italy). Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 52 (2), 388-396. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

Olatinwo R O, Hanson E J, Schilder A M C, 2003. A first assessment of the cranberry fruit rot complex in Michigan. Plant Disease. 87 (5), 550-556. DOI:10.1094/PDIS.2003.87.5.550

Piccolo S lo, Mondello V, Giambra S, Conigliaro G, Torta L, Burruano S, 2014. Arthrinium phaeospermum, Phoma cladoniicola and Ulocladium consortiale, new olive pathogens in Italy. Journal of Phytopathology. 162 (4), 258-263. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/(ISSN)1439-0434 DOI:10.1111/jph.12179

Rahimloo T, Ghosta Y, 2015. The occurrence of Alternaria species on cabbage in Iran. Žemdirbystė (Agriculture). 102 (3), 343-350. http://www.zemdirbyste-agriculture.lt/1023_str44/

Renu Srivastava, Lal A A, 2009. Incidence of post-harvest fungal pathogens in guava and banana in Allahabad. Journal of Horticultural Sciences. 4 (1), 85-89.

Shahnaz Dawar, Farzana Syed, Ghaffar A, 2007. Seed borne fungi associated with chickpea in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 39 (2), 637-643. http://www.pjbot.org

Shazia Iram, Iftikhar Ahmad, 2005. Prevalence and disease incidence of foliar blight of wheat in rice wheat cropping system of Punjab. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 37 (4), 973-980. http://www.pjbot.org

Stefansson T S, Hallsson J H, 2011. Analysis of the species diversity of leaf pathogens in Icelandic barley fields. Icelandic Agricultural Sciences. 13-22. http://www.ias.is/

Tabuc C, Taranu I, Calin L, 2011. Survey of moulds and mycotoxin contamination of cereals in South-Eastern Romania in 2008-2010. Archiva Zootechnica. 14 (4), 25-38. http://www.ibna.ro/arhiva/AZ%2014-4/AZ%2014-4_02%20Tabuc.pdf

Varga Z, Krautzer B, Graiss W, 2006. Comparative seed pathological investigations on cultivated grass species. In: 4th International Plant Protection Symposium at Debrecen University and 11th Trans-Tisza Plant Protection Forum, 18-19 October, 2006, Debrecen, Hungary. [ed. by Kövics G J, Dávid I]. Debrecen, Hungary: Debreceni Egyetem, Agrártudományi Centrum, Mezögazdaságtudományi Kar. 233-239.

Vargas L I R, Negron-Ortiz V, 2013. Root and soil-borne oomycetes (heterokontophyta) and fungi associated with the endangered conifer, Torreya taxifolia Arn. (Taxaceae) in Georgia and Florida, USA. Life: The Excitement of Biology. 1 (4), 202-223. DOI:10.9784/LEB1(4)RiveraVargas.03

Yadav S M, Patil R K, Kumar R A, Balai L P, Singh S, Ram Niwas, 2013. A survey: occurrence of post harvest rots of Aonla with new reported pathogen (Penicillium funiculosum Thom.). Plant Pathology Journal (Faisalabad). 12 (2), 124-126. DOI:10.3923/ppj.2013.124.126

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