EPPO Global Database

Elsinoë perseae(SPHAPE)


Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Persea americana (PEBAM) Host
* Fan XL, Barreto RW, Groenewald JZ, Bezerra JD, Pereira OL, Cheewangkoon R, Mostert L, Tian CM, Crous PW (2017)  Phylogeny and taxonomy of the scab and spot anthracnose fungus Elsinoë (Myriangiales, Dothideomycetes). Studies in Mycology 87(1), 1-41.

* Jenkins AE (1934) Sphaceloma perseae the cause of avocado scab. Journal of Agricultural Research 49(10), 859-869.