Ph. © Brett Hurley, FABI

Fungi profiles

Armillaria fuscipes
Armillaria root rot

Host: Eucalyptus sp, Pinus, Acacia and Cupressus
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1990s (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: ©Martin Coetzee

 

Austropuccinia psidii
Myrtle rust

Host: Eucalyptus species
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 2013 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI, CABI
Photo: ©Irene Barnes

 
 

Calonectria spp
Calonectria leaf blight

Host: Eucalyptus species
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1985 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: ©Irene Barnes

 
 

Cryphonectria cubensis
Cryphonectria canker

Host:
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1980s (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABICABI
Photo: missing (©Author)

 

Diplodia sapinea
Diplodia shoot die-back

Host: Pinus sp
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1909 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABICABI, OMAFRA.GOV
Photo: ©Granandos Benavides

 

Fusarium circinatum
Pine pitch canker

Host: Pinus species seedlings
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1990 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: Darryl Herron

 

Lophodermium seditiosum
Lophodermium needle cast

Host: Pinus sp 
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1984 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI,
Photo: missing (©Author)

 

Phytophthora sp
Phytophthora root rot

Host: Wattle, Eucalyptus sp
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1931 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FAO, FABICABI
Photo: ©Trudy Paap

 

Teratosphaeria destructans
Teratosphaeria destructans

Host: Eucalyptus sp.
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 2015 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: ©Ginna Granandos Benavidesthor

 

Teratosphaeria gauchensis
Teratosphaeria stem canker

Host: Eucalyptus sp
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1988 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: missing (©Author)

 

Teratosphaeria nubilosa 
Mycosphaerella leaf Blotch

Host: Eucalyptus sp.
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 1996 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABI
Photo: ©Ginna Granandos Benavidesthor

 

Uromycladium acaciae
Wattle Rust

Host: Acacia sp
First report in sub-Saharan Africa: 2013 (South Africa)
Links for additional information: FABIICFR
Photo: ©Ginna Granandos Benavidesthor

 
last updated:  Friday, September 24, 2021