Yellow spots on coconut leaves-#Indiafoldscopephase 1

Some infection was found on coconut leaves. On the leaf surface yellow spots were there.

Fig: Yellow spots on coconut leaves

Using cello tape and paper slide the sample was mounted and observed under foldscope. Fungal Mycelia structures and spores was observed.

Fig: Spores and mycelia observed under foldscope

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  1. Manu Prakash says:

    That’s absolutely beautiful. Is this a fungal pathogen? How wide spread is this in your region?


    1. Soumitra3 says:

      Thank you Sir.
      This leaf spot is caused by fungal pathogen Pseudoepicoccum cocos. Disease is more common in our region.

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