The pine brown needle pathogen is newly reported in S. Africa on Pinus canariensis, P. griffithii [P. wallichiana], P. pinaster and P. radiata in the Southern cape, Eastern Cape and Eastern Transvaal forest regions.
Ivory, M.H.; Wingfield, M.J. First report of Mycosphaerella gibsonii in South Africa. Phytophylactica (1986) 18 (2) 51-53.
First report of Mycosphaerella gibsonii in South Africa