San Diego Management & Monitoring Program


Threats and Stressors
Cactus Fungal Pathogen (Fusarium brachygibbosum)

in progress

Project description

This page provides information on Fusarium brachygibbosum that was recently (2021) discovered on cactus (Opuntia littoralis) at a nursery in San Pasqual Valley and one restoration site sourced with the nursery cactus in Bandy Canyon.


Project focus

Project type: Other

Target species: coastal pricklypear

Project Page manager: Sarah McCutcheon


Files and Documents


Other resources

https://blogs.cdfa.ca.gov/Section3162/?tag=fusarium-brachygibbosum
Description: Pest Rating Profile