Anthracnose, Colletotrichum obriculare, is one of the most significant pathogens of cucurbits in the U.S. In addition to reducing yield as a foliar pathogen, quiescent or latent infections of Colletotrichum orbiculare, present a major threat as a postharvest pathogen.
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Tatalovic, Nenad; Gleason, Mark L.; and Batzer, Jean C., "Control of Anthracnose on Watermelon with Fungicide Sprays Timed According to the Melcast Warning System, 2007" (2008). Iowa State Research Farm Progress Reports. 674.