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Ascochyta fabae(ASCOFA)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: ASCOFA
  • Preferred name: Ascochyta fabae
  • Authority: Spegazzini

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ascochyta pisi var. fabae Sprague
Ascochyta pisi var. foliicola (Saccardo & Marchal) Wollenweber & Hochapfel
Didymella fabae G.J.Jellis & Punithalingam

Common names
Name Language
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Bohne German
blight of broad bean English
leaf spot of broad bean English
antracnosis de la haba Spanish
anthracnose de la féverole French
anthracnose du pois French
ascochytose de la fève French
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Subclass Pleosporomycetidae ( 1PLEOL )
Order Pleosporales ( 1PLEOO )
Family Didymellaceae ( 1DIDYF )
Genus Ascochyta ( 1ASCOG )
Species Ascochyta fabae ( ASCOFA )