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Characterization of Pestalotiopsis longisetula and its pathogenicity in strawberry

@article{Camili2002CharacterizationOP,
  title={Characterization of Pestalotiopsis longisetula and its pathogenicity in strawberry},
  author={E. C. Camili and M. Carbonari and N. L. Souza},
  journal={Summa Phytopathologica},
  year={2002},
  volume={28},
  pages={213-214}
}
Isolates of a fungus causing leaf lesions (not yet described in Brazil), were obtained from strawberry (Fragaria X ananassa Duch) 'Camarosa', 'Oso Grande' and 'Sweet Charlie'. The diseased seedlings came from a commercialfruit production are at Jarinu, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The objective of this study was to identify the fungus associated with these lesions on strawberry as well as to test for pathogenicity on strawberry plants and fruits. The fungus pure cultures were characterized by white… Expand