EPPO Global Database

Plectosphaerella melonis(ACRECU)

Distribution details in Spain

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2011: Present, restricted distribution
Pest status declared by NPPO: Present, restricted distribution (2011-06).
From CABI Disease map 820 (2001): Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2000/083) : associated with Monosporascus cannonballus in causing a root rot of cucurbits in Spain.
References
* Alfaro-Garcia, A.; Armengol, J.; Bruton, B. D.; Gams, W.; Garcia-Jimenez, J.; Martinez-Ferrer, G. (1996) Mycologia 88 (5), 804-808.

* Armengol, J.; Sales, R.; Garcia-Jimenez, J. (1999) Boletin de Sanidad Vegetal, Plagas 25 (3), 265-277.

* NPPO of Spain (2011-06).

* Vicente, M. J.; Cifuentes, D.; Cenis, J. L.; Abad, P. (1999) Mycological Research 103 (9), 1173-1178.