Photo 2. Association of diamond leaf spot, Cordana musae, with leaf spots of banana black cross, Phyllachora musicola. The suggestion is that Cordana is a weak pathogen needing a wound to infect.
Photo 3. Diamond leaf spots, Cordana musae, centred on those of banana black cross, Phyllachora musicola.
Banana (Cordana) leaf spot, banana diamond leaf spot
AUTHORS Helen Tsatsia & Grahame Jackson
Photo 4 (taken by Eric McKenzie), and used in this fact sheet, appeared previously in McKenzie E (2013) Cordana johnsonii PaDIL - (https://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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