Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide







  • Last modified
  • 22 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cladosporium
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Dothideomycetes
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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

Distribution Table

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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: 24 May 2021

Distribution Database Table

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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.

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.

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.

Guldur M E, Dİkİlİtas M, Ak B E, 2011. Pistachio diseases in the southeastern Anatolian region. Acta Horticulturae. 739-742.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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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