Photo 2. Oval spots, of Pseudoepicoccum cocos, reddish-brown, with a pale centre, with powdery black spore masses on underside.
Brown leaf spot and grey leaf spot
Pseudoepicoccum cocos (brown leaf spot); Pestalotiopsis palmarum (grey leaf spot).
AUTHORS Helen Tsatsia & Grahame Jackson
Photos 2&3 Kohler F, Pellegrin F, Jackson G, McKenzie E (1997) Diseases of cultivated crops in Pacific Island countries. South Pacific Commission. Pirie Printers Pty Limited, Canberra, Australia.
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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