Volume No. 13 Issue No.: 1 Page No.: 84-87 July-September 2018

 

A NEW RECORD OF CERCOSPORA FROM INDIA

 

Bhartiya H. D.*, Singh Anu, Kumari Jyoti, Mishra Parul and Kumar Shailendra

Mycopathology Laboratory, Department of Botany, Bipin Bihari College, Jhansi (INDIA)

 

Received on : December 29, 2017

 

ABSTRACT

 

The present paper describes one new record of Foliicolous fungus, namely Cercospora volkameriae (Collected on Clerodendron indicum). It has distinct morphological features, being true mycelial are characterized by anamorphic producing vermiform conidia directly on the hyphae or special type of stalks (Conidiophores) derived from the vegetative hyphae but the conidia are never produced in the organised fruiting bodies. This record was gathered from the North-Eastern Uttar Pradesh, India.

 

Keywords : Cercospora, Foliicolous, Phytopathogenic, Anamorphic, Taxonomy

 

 

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