Photo 2. Seedling with cottony growth of Marasmiellus inoderma over the leaves. The growth of the seedling is poor due to the infection.
Photo 3. Toadstools of Marasmiellus inoderma on coconut. They developed on a coconut log, but similar toadstools forms on seednuts.
Photo 4. New leaves of banana are slow to emerge due to infection of pseudostems by Marasmiellus inoderma.
Photo 9. Toadstools of Marasmiellus inoderma on the dead and decaying petioles (leaf stalks) of taro.
Coconut embryo rot, coconut pre-emergence shoot rot, banana sheath rot, taro corm rot, sheath rot of maize.
Marasmiellus inoderma (previously known as Marasmiellus semiustus).
AUTHORS Helen Tsatsia & Grahame Jackson
Photo 10 (taken by Eric McKenzie), and used in this fact sheet, appeared previously in McKenzie E (2013) Marasmiellus inoderma PaDIL - (http://www.padil.gov.au).
Produced with support from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research under project PC/2010/090: Strengthening integrated crop management research in the Pacific Islands in support of sustainable intensification of high-value crop production, implemented by the University of Queensland and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.
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