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Barbara J. Smith

Colletotrichum species cause serious diseases of many fruit and vegetable crops worldwide, and three species, C. fragariae , C. acutatum , and C. gloeosporioides , cause anthracnose diseases of strawberry ( Smith and Black, 1990 ). Since the

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Cheryl R. Boyer, Janet C. Cole and Mark E. Payton

anthracnose symptoms. Mahoney and Tattar (1980a , b) first identified anthracnose incited by C. gloeosporioides on field- and container-grown wintercreeper euonymus from several New England nurseries in 1978. Typical disease symptoms included leaf and

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Atsushi Kono, Akihiko Sato, Yusuke Ban and Nobuhito Mitani

Grapevine anthracnose, caused by the ascomycete Elsinoë ampelina (de Bary) Shear ( Shear, 1929 ), is one of the major diseases in humid regions. The disease is of European origin ( Mirica, 1994 ; Shear, 1929 ) but has spread worldwide ( Magarey

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Lina M. Rodríguez-Salamanca and Mary K. Hausbeck

A range of pathogens can compromise onion quality and yield ( Carisse et al., 2011 ; Develash and Sugha, 1997 ; Schwartz and Mohan, 1995 , 2008 ) and are a yearly threat in Michigan. Onion leaf and neck anthracnose incited by C. coccodes (Wallr

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Vincent V. Michel, Nicole Debrunner and Xavier Simonnet

The intensification of the st. john’s wort ( Hypericum perforatum ) production in Switzerland at the end of the 1990s was accompanied by the appearance of anthracnose caused by Colletotrichum gloeosporioides (teleomorph Glomerella cingulata

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James D. Kelly and Veronica A. Vallejo

The authors wish to recognize the foresight of M.A. `Talo' Pastor-Corrales in establishing the 12-member anthracnose differential series without which this work would not have been possible; and to Maeli Melotto for her critical review and

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Domenico Bertetti, M. Lodovica Gullino and Angelo Garibaldi

, 2004 ), with a portion of the production grown for export. Azaleas are susceptible to several foliar diseases ( Benson and Williams-Woodward, 2001 ), including anthracnose, a fungal disease that causes leaf spots and defoliation. Colletotrichum

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Douglas A. Phillips, Philip F. Harmon, James W. Olmstead, Natalia A. Peres and Patricio R. Munoz

Anthracnose is a group of diseases incited by fungal pathogens including those in the genus Colletotrichum . Colletotrichum is distributed primarily in tropical and subtropical regions, although it can also be found in more temperate regions

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Melinda A. Miller-Butler, Barbara J. Smith, Brian R. Kreiser and Eugene K. Blythe

In the southeastern United States, anthracnose diseases of commercial strawberry ( Fragaria × ananassa Duch.) are caused primarily by three Colletotrichum species: C. acutatum, C. fragariae , and C. gloeosporioides ( Maas, 1998

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Kalpana Sharma, Joyce L. Merritt, Aaron Palmateer, Erica Goss, Matthew Smith, Tim Schubert, Robert S. Johnson and Ariena H.C. van Bruggen

imported cuttings. Several diseases are common on Dracaena species in the United States and in Florida. These include fungal diseases such as anthracnose ( Colletotrichum spp.), Botrytis blight, and fusarium stem rot as well as bacterial diseases such