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Colletotrichum graminicola(COLLGR)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: COLLGR
  • Preferred name: Colletotrichum graminicola
  • Authority: (Cesati) G.W. Wilson

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dicladium graminicola Cesati
Glomerella graminicola Politis

Common names
Name Language
anthracnose of maize English
leaf blight of maize English
stalk rot of maize English
anthracnose du maïs French
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Sordariomycetidae ( 1SRDAL )
Order Phyllachorales ( 1PHYRO )
Family Glomerellaceae ( 1GLOMF )
Genus Colletotrichum ( 1COLLG )
Species Colletotrichum graminicola ( COLLGR )