Definition of Cercospora
1. Noun. Form genus of imperfect fungi that are leaf parasites with long slender spores.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Dematiaceae, Family Dematiaceae
Member holonyms: Cercospora Kopkei, Yellow Spot Fungus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cercospora
Literary usage of Cercospora
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report (1905)
"cercospora beticola Sacc. On Beta vulgaris, Ann Arbor, Battle Creek, MAC, cercospora cana Sacc. On Erigeron annuus and E. Canadense, June, August, Merrow. ..."
2. Fungous Diseases of Plants, with Chapters on Physiology, Culture Methods and by Benjamin Minge Duggar (1909)
"cercospora: OTHER SPECIES Parallel cultures on diverse culture media of a number of species on related hosts would be of special interest. ..."
3. A Manual of Diseases of Tropical Acacias in Australia, South-east Asia and India by Kenneth M. Old, Lee Su See, Jyoti K. Sharma, Zi Qing Yuan (2000)
"cercospora AND PSEUDOcercospora FOLIAR DISEASE Disease cercospora and Pseudocercospora foliar disease Causal organisms Two as yet un-named foliar pathogens ..."