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Phyllosticta sphaeropsoidea(GUIGAE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: GUIGAE
  • Preferred name: Phyllosticta sphaeropsoidea
  • Authority: Ellis & Everhart

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Asteromella aesculicola (Saccardo) Petrák
Guignardia aesculi (Peck) V.B.Stewart
Phyllosticta aesculicola Saccardo
Phyllostictina sphaeropsoidea (Ellis & Everhart) Petrák

Common names
Name Language
Blattbräune: Roßkastanie German
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Ahorn German
leaf blotch of horse chestnut English
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Order Botryosphaeriales ( 1BOTSO )
Family Phyllostictaceae ( 1PHYCF )
Genus Phyllosticta ( 1PHYSG )
Species Phyllosticta sphaeropsoidea ( GUIGAE )