Photo 1. Small black spots with characteristic halos on the upper surface of mango leaves, caused by angular leaf spot, Scolecostigmina mangiferae.
Angular leaf spot, mango leaf spot.
Scolecostigmina mangiferae; previously known as Cercospora mangiferae and Stigmina mangiferae. Different from but easily comfused with anthracnose, Glomerella cingulata (see Fact Sheet no. 09).
AUTHORS Grahame Jackson & Eric McKenzie
Photo 1 Fred Brooks, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Bugwood.org; Photos 1&2 (taken by Eric McKenzie), and used in this fact sheet, appeared previously in McKenzie E (2013) Scolecostigmina mangiferae PaDIL - (http://www.padil.gov.au).
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