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Cactus Fungal Pathogen (Fusarium brachygibbosum)

This page provides information on Fusarium brachygibbosum that was recently (2021) discovered on cactus (Opuntia littoralis) at a nursery in San Pasqual Valley and one restoration site sourced with the nursery cactus in Bandy Canyon.
Project Focus
Project type: Other
Target species: coastal pricklypear
Project Page manager: Sarah McCutcheon
File name Lead Author Year Type
Cacti Comparison June and Aug 2021 Wehinger, Kim 2021 other
Discovery of a New Plant/Pathogen Relationship in San Diego County Dunn, Jonathan 2021 powerpoint presentation
Dunn_Fusarium SDMMP 16 SEPT Land Mangers Dunn, Jonathan 2021 powerpoint presentation
Photo Progression - Cactus Fungal Pathogen (Fusarium brachygibbosum) Wehinger, Kim 2021 other