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Cucurbit anthracnose (200) Print Fact Sheet


Common Name

Cucurbit anthracnose

Scientific Name

Colletotrichum orbiculare; sometime known as Colletotrichum lagenarium. Three races are known.

AUTHORS Grahame Jackson
Photos 1 Clemson University - USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series, Photo 2 Gerald Holmes, California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, Photo 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. Photo 4 Charles Averre, North Carolina State University,

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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