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Monographella nivalis (Schaffnit) E. Müll., 1977 (Snow Mould, "Fusarium Patch" - causative organism)

NBN NBN (www.searchnbn.net) has the UK distribution map of Monographella nivalis (Snow Mould, "Fusarium Patch" - causative organism)

FRDBI FRDBI (www.fieldmycology.net/gbchklst/gbchklst.asp) has the UK and Ireland records of Monographella nivalis (Snow Mould, "Fusarium Patch" - causative organism)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Baldwin, N.A., 1990 (Colour photograph of Fusarium Patch Disease) Fungal Diseases of Sports Turf
Fox, R.T.V., 2003 Fungal foes in your garden no 56: Pink Snow Mould of Grasses

Monographella nivalis may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI SS.
(true fungi)
ASCOMYCOTA
(spore shooters)
Pyrenomycetes (via Sordariomycetes) Fungi sl.

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Monographella nivalis is associated with:

Fusarium anamorph Agrostis stolonifera - Creeping Bent (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Major Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [causes more less circular, dead patches of brown, rotten, grass up to 30cm diam, with slimy grey-white or pinkish mould growth especially towards the margin],
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Avena - oats (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Festuca ovina agg. - sheep's fescue [agg.] (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Major Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [causes more less circular, dead patches of brown, rotten, grass up to 30cm diam, with slimy grey-white or pinkish mould growth especially towards the margin],
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Festuca rubra agg. - red fescues (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Major Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 [causes more less circular, dead patches of brown, rotten, grass up to 30cm diam, with slimy grey-white or pinkish mould growth especially towards the margin],
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Poa annua - Annual Meadow-grass (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Major Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998,
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997,
Baldwin, N.A., 1990 [causes more less circular, dead patches of brown, rotten, grass up to 30cm diam, with slimy grey-white or pinkish mould growth especially towards the margin]
Fusarium anamorph Elytrigia repens subsp. repens - Common Couch (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Hordeum - barleys (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
Fusarium anamorph Triticum - wheats (Poales: Poaceae) Fusarium anamorph infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
perithecium Avena - oats (Poales: Poaceae) immersed perithecium infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
perithecium Elytrigia repens subsp. repens - Common Couch (Poales: Poaceae) immersed perithecium infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
perithecium Hordeum - barleys (Poales: Poaceae) immersed perithecium infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997
perithecium Triticum - wheats (Poales: Poaceae) immersed perithecium infects and damages leaf sheath (usually close to stem base) Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997

There may be more taxa associated with Monographella nivalis listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI SS.
(true fungi)

Associated with Monographella nivalis:

Monographella nivalis may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

FUNGI SS.
(true fungi)
Pyrenomycetes (via Sordariomycetes) Fungi sl.

References

Baldwin, N.A., 1990 Fungal Diseases of Sports Turf
Buczacki, S. & Harris, K., 1998 Pests, Diseases & Disorders of Garden Plants
Ellis, M.B. & J.P., 1997 Microfungi on Land Plants: An Identification Handbook
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