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Monosporascus cannonballus

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Monosporascus cannonballus

Summary

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  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Monosporascus cannonballus
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Sordariomycetes
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Monosporascus cannonballus Pollack & Uecker

EPPO code

  • MSPSCB (Monosporascus cannonballus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Sordariomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
  •                         Order: Sordariales
  •                             Genus: Monosporascus
  •                                 Species: Monosporascus cannonballus

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: 23 Apr 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

EgyptPresentEPPO (2020)
LibyaPresentEPPO (2020)
TunisiaPresent1994CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)

Asia

ChinaPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-GansuPresentEPPO (2020)
-ZhejiangPresentYan et al. (2016); EPPO (2020)
IndiaPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-MaharashtraPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-PunjabPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-RajasthanPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
IranPresentEPPO (2020)
IraqPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
IsraelPresent1983CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
JapanPresent1979CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-HonshuPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-KyushuPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
OmanPresentEPPO (2020); Al-Mawaali et al. (2013)
PakistanPresentEPPO (2020)
Saudi ArabiaPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
South KoreaPresentEPPO (2020)
TaiwanPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)

Europe

GreecePresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-CretePresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
ItalyPresent1999CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
NorwayAbsentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
SpainPresent, Localized1991CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)

North America

GuatemalaPresent1997CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
HondurasPresent1997CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
MexicoPresent1996CABI and EPPO (2001); Chew-Madinaveitia et al. (2012); Gaytán-Mascorro et al. (2012); EPPO (2020)
United StatesPresent, Localized1974CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-ArizonaPresent1974CABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-CaliforniaPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)
-KansasPresentEPPO (2020)
-TexasPresentCABI and EPPO (2001); EPPO (2020)

South America

BrazilPresentSales et al. (2010); EPPO (2020)
-CearaPresentSales et al. (2010); EPPO (2020)
-Rio Grande do NortePresentSales et al. (2010); EPPO (2020)

References

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Al-Mawaali QS, Al-Sadi AME, Al-Said FA, Deadman ML, 2013. Etiology, development and reaction of muskmelon to vine decline under arid conditions of Oman. Phytopathologia Mediterranea, 52(3):457-465. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

CABI/EPPO, 2001. Monosporascus cannonballus. Distribution Maps of Plant Diseases, Map No. 827. Wallingford, UK: CAB International.

Chew-Madinaveitia YI, Gaytán-Mascorro A, Herrera-Pérez T, 2012. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on melon in Mexico. Plant Disease, 96(7):1068. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Gaytán-Mascorro A, Chew-Madinaveitia YI, Pérez TH, Robles MAG, 2012. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on watermelon in northern Mexico. Plant Disease, 96(7):1068-1069. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis

Sales R Jr, Santana CVS, Nogueira DRS, Silva KJP, Guimarães IM, Michereff SJ, Abad-Campos P, García-Jiménez J, Armengol J, 2010. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on watermelon in Brazil. Plant Disease, 94(2):278. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis

Sivanesan A, 1991. IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria No. 1035. Wallingford, UK: CAB International.

Yan LY, Zang QY, Huang YP, Wang YH, 2016. First report of root rot and vine decline of melon caused by Monosporascus cannonballus in eastern mainland China. Plant Disease, 100(3):651. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis

Distribution References

Al-Mawaali Q S, Al-Sadi A M E, Al-Said F A, Deadman M L, 2013. Etiology, development and reaction of muskmelon to vine decline under arid conditions of Oman. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 52 (3), 457-465. http://www.fupress.com/pm/

CABI, EPPO, 2001. Monosporascus cannonballus. [Distribution map]. In: Distribution Maps of Plant Diseases, Wallingford, UK: CAB International. Map 827.

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Chew-Madinaveitia Y I, Gaytán-Mascorro A, Herrera-Pérez T, 2012. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on melon in Mexico. Plant Disease. 96 (7), 1068. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis DOI:10.1094/PDIS-02-12-0181-PDN

EPPO, 2020. EPPO Global database. In: EPPO Global database, Paris, France: EPPO.

Gaytán-Mascorro A, Chew-Madinaveitia Y I, Pérez T H, Robles M A G, 2012. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on watermelon in northern Mexico. Plant Disease. 96 (7), 1068-1069. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis DOI:10.1094/PDIS-02-12-0180-PDN

Sales R Jr, Santana C V S, Nogueira D R S, Silva K J P, Guimarães I M, Michereff S J, Abad-Campos P, García-Jiménez J, Armengol J, 2010. First report of Monosporascus cannonballus on watermelon in Brazil. Plant Disease. 94 (2), 278. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis DOI:10.1094/PDIS-94-2-0278B

Yan L Y, Zang Q Y, Huang Y P, Wang Y H, 2016. First report of root rot and vine decline of melon caused by Monosporascus cannonballus in eastern mainland China. Plant Disease. 100 (3), 651. http://apsjournals.apsnet.org/loi/pdis DOI:10.1094/PDIS-06-15-0655-PDN

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