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Rosellinia bunodes
(black root rot)

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Rosellinia bunodes (black root rot)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Rosellinia bunodes
  • Preferred Common Name
  • black root rot
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Sordariomycetes
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Rosellinia bunodes (Berk. & Broome) Sacc.

Preferred Common Name

  • black root rot

Other Scientific Names

  • Hypoxylon bunodes (Berk. & Br.) P.M.D. Martin 1976
  • Hypoxylon goliath Speg.
  • Rosellinia echinata MASSEE
  • Rosellinia zingiberi STEVENS & ATIENZA
  • Sphaeria bunodes BERK. & BR.

International Common Names

  • English: black root of Citrus spp.; burning disease; root rot of Citrus spp.
  • Spanish: Llaga negra; podredumbre de los agrios; podredumbre negra de la raíz; Podredumbre radicular
  • French: pourridie de la theier; pourridie de l'hevea; pourridie du cacaoyer; pourridie du cafeier; Pourridie noir; pourridie noir des agrumes; pourriture noire de la racine

Local Common Names

  • Costa Rica: Torbó
  • Ecuador: Lanosa
  • Germany: Schwarzfäule der Wurzel; Stammfaeule; Wurzelfäule
  • Peru: Sogope

EPPO code

  • ROSLBU (Rosellinia bunodes)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Sordariomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Sordariomycetidae
  •                         Order: Xylariales
  •                             Family: Xylariaceae
  •                                 Genus: Rosellinia
  •                                     Species: Rosellinia bunodes

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

Central African RepublicPresentEPPO (2020)
Congo, Democratic Republic of thePresentEPPO (2020)
NigeriaPresentAmusa et al. (2003)On yam
UgandaPresentEPPO (2020)

Asia

IndiaPresent, LocalizedCABI (2013); EPPO (2020)
-MaharashtraPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-Tamil NaduPresentEPPO (2020)
IndonesiaPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-JavaPresentEPPO (2020)
-SumatraPresentEPPO (2020)
MalaysiaPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-Peninsular MalaysiaPresentEPPO (2020)
PhilippinesPresent, WidespreadEPPO (2020)
Sri LankaPresent, WidespreadEPPO (2020)
TaiwanPresentFarr and Rossman (2013)

North America

BahamasPresentCABI (Undated)Original citation: Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) (2013)
British Virgin IslandsPresentFarr and Rossman (2013)
Cayman IslandsPresentEPPO (2020)
Costa RicaPresentEPPO (2020)
CubaPresentEPPO (2020)
DominicaPresentEPPO (2020)
Dominican RepublicPresentEPPO (2020)
El SalvadorPresentEPPO (2020)
GrenadaPresentEPPO (2020)
GuadeloupePresentEPPO (2020)
GuatemalaPresentEPPO (2020)
HaitiPresentEPPO (2020)
HondurasPresentEPPO (2020)
JamaicaPresentEPPO (2020); Farr and Rossman (2013)
MartiniquePresentEPPO (2020)
MexicoPresentEPPO (2020)
NicaraguaPresentEPPO (2020)
PanamaPresentEPPO (2020)
Puerto RicoPresentEPPO (2020); Farr and Rossman (2013)
Saint Kitts and NevisPresentEPPO (2020)
Saint LuciaPresentEPPO (2020)
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesPresentEPPO (2020)
Trinidad and TobagoPresentEPPO (2020)
U.S. Virgin IslandsPresentFarr and Rossman (2013)
United StatesPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)

Oceania

Papua New GuineaPresentFarr and Rossman (2013)

South America

ArgentinaPresentWolar (1972)
BrazilPresent, LocalizedEPPO (2020)
-AmazonasPresentEPPO (2020)
-Sao PauloPresentEPPO (2020)
ColombiaPresentEPPO (2020); Castro (2001)
EcuadorPresentOrellana (1978)
French GuianaPresentEPPO (2020)
GuyanaPresentEPPO (2020)
PeruPresentEPPO (2020)
VenezuelaPresentEPPO (2020)

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Leaves / abnormal leaf fall
Leaves / wilting
Leaves / yellowed or dead
Roots / cortex with lesions
Roots / fungal growth on surface
Roots / necrotic streaks or lesions
Roots / reduced root system
Roots / rot of wood
Stems / discoloration
Stems / discoloration of bark
Stems / internal discoloration
Stems / mould growth on lesion
Stems / mycelium present
Stems / rot
Stems / wilt
Vegetative organs / dry rot
Vegetative organs / internal rotting or discoloration
Vegetative organs / mould growth
Vegetative organs / surface lesions or discoloration
Whole plant / plant dead; dieback
Whole plant / wilt

References

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Amusa NA, Adegbite AA, Muhammed S, Baiyewu RA, 2003. Yam diseases and its management in Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology, 2:497-502

Aranzazu F, 1997. Control de la llaga estrellada en cacao causada por Rosellinia pepo Pat. Fitopatalogia Colombiana, 21:5-9

Aranzazu F, Cárdenas J, Mujica J, Gómez R, 1999. Manejo de las llagas radicales (Rosellinia sp.). Boletín de Sanidad Vegetal, 23

Bautista F, Magdiel M, 2000. Evaluación de daños económicos causados por Rosellinia sp. en un área afectada por el patógeno. In: XIX Simposio Latinoamericano de Caficultura, Costa Rica, 2000 [ed. by Echevarri, J. \Zamora, L.]. San José, Costa Rica: Instituto del Café de Costa Rica, ICAFE

Bermúdez M, Carranza J, 1990. Pathogenicity of Rosellinia bunodes on jaul (Alnus acuminata). (Patogenicidad de Rosellinia bunodes en el jaúl (Alnus acuminata).) Agronomía Costarricense, 14(2):181-187

CABI, 2013. Rosellinia bunodes. Crop Protection Compendium. Wallingford, UK: CAB International. www.cabi.org/cpc

Castro AM, 2001. Efecto de Entrophospora colombiana, Glomus manihotis y Burkholderia cepacia en el control de Rosellinia bunodes Berk y Br. agente causante de la llaga negra del cafeto. Manizales, Colombia: Universidad de Caldas

Castro BL, 1995. Antagonismo de algunos aislamientos de Trichoderma koningii, originados en suelo Colombiano contra Rosellinia bunodes, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum y Pythium ultimum. Fitopatol. Colomb, 19:7-18

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

Esquivel VH, Leguizamón JE, Arbelaez T, 1992. Búsqueda y evaluación de antagonistas a Rosellinia bunodes agente causante de la llaga negra del cafeto. Cenicafé, 43:33-42

Farr DF, Rossman AY, 2013. Fungal Databases, Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory, ARS, USDA. Fungal Databases, Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory, ARS, USDA. [http://nt.ars-grin.gov/fungaldatabases/.]

García J, George A, Argyle T, Hoopen Mten, Krauss U, 2005. Existe la tolerancia genética del cacao (Theobroma cacao) a Rosellinia bunodes y Rosellinia pepo? Manejo Integrado de Plagas y Agroecología, 75:21-31

Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), 2013. Rosellinia bunodes. http://pick5.pick.uga.edu/mp/20m?act=make_map&kind=Rosellinia+bunodes&guide=Fruit_Pests

Henz GP, 2002. Present situation of arracacha (Arracacia xanthorrhiza) diseases in Brazil. (Doenças da mandioquinha-salsa e sua situação atual no Brasil.) Horticultura Brasileira, 20(2):135-144

Jones DR, 2000. Diseases of Banana Abacá and Enset. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, 544

Lodge DJ, 2001. Diversidad mundial y regional de hongos. In: Enfoques Contemporaneos para el Estudio de la Biodiversidad [ed. by Hernandez, H. M. \Garcia-Aldrete, A. \Alvarez, F. \Ulloa, M.]. 291-304. www.fpl.fs.fed.us/documnts/pdf2001/lodge01.pdf

Mendoza García RA, Hoopen GMten, Kass DCJ, Sánchez Garita VA, Krauss U, 2003. Evaluation of mycoparasites as biocontrol agents of Rosellinia root rot in cocoa. Biological Control, 27(2):210-227

Merchan V VM, 1993. Experiences in Rosellinia control. ASCOLFI Informa, 19(3):23-24

Mora B, Solórzano JA, 2004. Control biológico de Rosellinia bunodes en helecho hoja de cuero (Rumohra adiantiformis), con el hongo Trichoderma lignorum. Alcances Tecnológicos, 2(1):43-49

Nowell W, 1916. Rosellinia root diseases in the Lesser Antilles. West Indian Bull, 16:31-77

Orellana H, 1978. Estudio de la ''Lanosa'' de la papa en Ecuador. Fitopatología, 13:61-66

Ruiz L, Leguizamón J, 1996. Efecto del contenido de materia orgánica del suelo sobre el control de Rosellinia bunodes con Trichoderma spp. Cenicafé, 47:179-186

Sivanesan A, Holliday P, 1972. Rosellinia bunodes. CMI Descriptions of Pathogenic Fungi and Bacteria, No. 351. Wallingford, UK: CAB International

Society of Invertebrate Pathology, 2003. Fungi. http://www.sipweb.org/directorymcp/fungi.html

ten Hoopen GM, Krauss U, 2006. Biology and control of Rosellinia bunodes, Rosellinia necatrix and Rosellinia pepo: a review. Crop Protection, 25(2):89-107. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/02612194

Wellman FL, 1954. Evidencia de la resistencia a las enfermedades en los cafetos. Turrialba, 4:52-57

Wolar EL, 1972. Root rot of Melia azedarach caused by Rosellinia bunodes. Revista Forestal Argentina, 16:185

Distribution References

Amusa N A, Adegbite A A, Muhammed S, Baiyewu R A, 2003. Yam diseases and its management in Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology. 2 (12), 497-502. http://www.academicjournals.org/AJB/abstracts/abstracts2003/Decemberabstracts2003/Amusa%20et%20al.htm

CABI, 2013. Rosellinia bunodes. Crop Protection Compendium., Wallingford, UK: CAB International. http://www.cabi.org/cpc

CABI, Undated. Compendium record. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Castro AM, 2001. (Efecto de Entrophospora colombiana, Glomus manihotis y Burkholderia cepacia en el control de Rosellinia bunodes Berk y Br. agente causante de la llaga negra del cafeto)., Manizales, Colombia: Universidad de Caldas.

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

Farr DF, Rossman AY, 2013. Fungal Databases, Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory. In: Fungal Databases, Systematic Mycology and Microbiology Laboratory, ARS, USDA. http://nt.ars-grin.gov/fungaldatabases/

Orellana A H, 1978. Study of "lanosa" disease of potato in Ecuador. (Estudio de la enfermedad "lanosa" de la papa en Ecuador.). Fitopatologia. 13 (1), 61-66.

Wolar E L, 1972. Root rot of Melia azedarach caused by Rosellinia bunodes. Revista Forestal Argentina. 185.

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