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Monosporascus cannonballus

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Monosporascus cannonballus

Summary

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  • 14 July 2018
  • 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.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ChinaRestricted distributionEPPO, 2014
-GansuPresentEPPO, 2014
-ZhejiangPresentYan et al., 2016
IndiaPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-Indian PunjabPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-MaharashtraPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-RajasthanPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
IranPresentEPPO, 2014
IraqPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
IsraelPresent1983CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
JapanPresent1979CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-HonshuPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-KyushuPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
OmanPresentAl-Mawaali et al., 2013; EPPO, 2014
PakistanPresentEPPO, 2014
Saudi ArabiaPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
TaiwanPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014

Africa

LibyaPresentEPPO, 2014
TunisiaPresent1994CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014

North America

MexicoPresent1996CABI/EPPO, 2001; Chew-Madinaveitia et al., 2012; Gaytán-Mascorro et al., 2012; EPPO, 2014
USARestricted distribution1974CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-ArizonaPresent1974CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-CaliforniaPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
-KansasPresentEPPO, 2014
-TexasPresentCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014

Central America and Caribbean

GuatemalaPresent1997CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
HondurasPresent1997CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014

South America

BrazilPresentSales et al., 2010; EPPO, 2014
-CearaPresentSales et al., 2010; EPPO, 2014
-Rio Grande do NortePresentSales et al., 2010; EPPO, 2014

Europe

ItalyPresent1999CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
NorwayAbsent, no pest recordCABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014
SpainRestricted distribution1991CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014

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

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