Bipolaris cookei

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Bipolaris cookei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Class: Dothideomycetes
Subclass: Pleosporomycetidae
Order: Pleosporales
Family: Pleosporaceae
Genus: Bipolaris
Species: Bipolaris cookei
Binomial name
Bipolaris cookei
(Sacc.) Shoemaker, (1959)

Bipolaris cookei is a plant pathogen that affects sorghum, infecting leaf veins and lesions and causing target leaf spot. It is found in the United States, Sudan, Israel, Cyprus, South America, and India.[1]

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  1. ^ Nyvall, Robert F. Field crop diseases. Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press, 1999.