Plectosporium blight

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Plectosporium blight
Pumpkin Plectosporium Blight.jpg
Plectosporium blight on a pumpkin
Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Subclass: Xylariomycetidae
Order: Xylariales
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Monographella
Species: Monographella cucumerina
Cephalosporiopsis imperfecta Moreau, (1941)

Cephalosporium ciferrii Verona, (1939)
Cephalosporium tabacinum J.F.H. Beyma, (1933)
Fusarium tabacinum (J.F.H. Beyma) W. Gams, (1968)
Microdochium tabacinum (J.F.H. Beyma) Arx, (1984)
Micronectriella cucumeris (Kleb.) C. Booth, (1971)
Plectosphaerella cucumerina (Lindf.) W. Gams, (1972)
Plectosphaerella cucumeris Kleb., (1929)
Plectosporium tabacinum (J.F.H. Beyma) M.E. Palm, W. Gams & Nirenberg, (1995)

Venturia cucumerina Lindf., (1919)

Plectosporium blight (Monographella cucumerina), also known as Microdochium blight is a fungal infection which is known to attack cucurbits in Europe and North America.