Stagonosporopsis citrulli

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Stagonosporopsis citrulli - cherry leaf from where the fungus was isolated (left), culture (middle), conidia (right) with scale bar = 20 μm (click on image to enlarge it)
Author(s): K.W.T. Chethana et al.
Source: Mycosphere (2019) 10, p. 522

Stagonosporopsis citrulli M.T. Brewer, J.E. Stewart 2015

This fungus is widely distributed and has been described as causing gummy stem blight on cucurbits. It has been also recorded as a saprobe (Chethana et al., 2019). On watermelon it can cause severe epidemics with circular dark brown necrotic spots (Huang & Lai, 2019).