Diseases By Crop
(Fact Sheets)
Photo Gallery
News Articles/ Disease Alerts
Diagnostic Keys
Virus Weed Hosts/ Rotation Lists
Resistant Varieties
Glossary of Plant Pathology Terms
Vegetable Guidelines
Vegetable IPM Links
Other Vegetable Links
Cornell Plant Disease Clinic


Scab of Cucurbits

Fig. 1 Distinctive scab lesions on a pumpkin leaf (C. pepo). This level of infection can lead to serious fruit infection and unmarketable produce.

Fig. 2 Scab lesion on pumpkin (C. Pepo) are identical to those shown in Fig 1. Developing fruit within this thick canopy showed early scab lesions.

Photos courtesy of T.A. Zitter, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

<< Previous Photo | Next Photo>>

Link to the Factsheet on Scab of Cucurbits

Link to Photo Gallery of Scab of Cucurbits