Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Dothideomycetes
Order: Pleosporales Family: Pleosporaceae
Species: Pleospora herbarum (Pers.) Rabenh. ex Ces. & De Not.
Synonyms: Delacourea samarae
Macrosporium commune
Macrosporium sarcinula
Pleospora armeriae
Pleospora asparagi
Pleospora denotata
Pleospora euonymi
Pleospora gymnocladi
Pleospora herbarum f. armeriae
Pleospora herbarum forma armeriae
Pleospora herbarum var. armeriae
Pleospora herbarum var. cichorii
Pleospora herbarum var. glumarum
Pleospora herbarum var. herbarum
Pleospora herbarum var. iridia
Pleospora herbarum var. pisi
Pleospora leguminum
Pleospora meliloti
Pleospora pisi
Pleospora salsolae
Pleospora samarae
Sphaeria armeriae
Sphaeria asparagi
Sphaeria denotata
Sphaeria herbarum
Sphaeria leguminum
Sphaeria pisi
Sphaeria samarae
Stemphylium botryosum
Stemphylium herbarum
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Pleospora herbarumPhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Saltmarsh: scattered plants (1)
Woodland (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
June (1)
September (1)