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Didymella rhei(ASCORH)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: ASCORH
  • Preferred name: Didymella rhei
  • Authority: (Ellis & Everhart) Q. Chen & L. Cai

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ascochyta rhei Ellis & Everhart
Phoma rhei (Ellis & Everhart) van der Aa & Boerema

Common names
Name Language
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Rhabarber German
ascoquita del ruibarbo Spanish
ascochytose de la rhubarbe French
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Subclass Pleosporomycetidae ( 1PLEOL )
Order Pleosporales ( 1PLEOO )
Family Didymellaceae ( 1DIDYF )
Genus Didymella ( 1DIDYG )
Species Didymella rhei ( ASCORH )