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Pest Notes: Pathogens

Listed below are some of the most common pathogens found in Eucalyptus globulus plantations. For further information refer to our field guide or consult the resources:guides section for further reading.

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Mycosphaerella  leaf spots

Teratosphaeria leaf disease - Previously known as Mycosphaerella leaf disease, fungi of various species of Teratosphaeria singly or in combination are responsible for the most serious and common leaf spot disease observed in Australian E. globulus plantations. By producing leaf lesions, they reduce the effective photosynthetic area, resulting eventually in premature defoliation and reduced growth rates...
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