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Monilinia laxa(MONILA)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: MONILA
  • Preferred name: Monilinia laxa
  • Authority: (Aderhold & Ruhland) Honey

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Monilia cinerea Bonorden
Monilia laxa (Ehrenberg) Saccardo & Voglino
Sclerotinia cinerea (Bonorden) Schröter
Sclerotinia laxa Aderhold & Ruhland

Common names
Name Language
Braunfäule: Kern- und Steinobst German
Fruchtfäule: Kern- und Steinobst German
Polsterschimmel: Kern- und Steinobst German
Zweigdürre: Obst German
blossom blight English
blossom wilt English
brown rot of fruit English
European brown rot of stonefruit English
spur blight English
twig canker English
wither tip English
momificado Spanish
pudrición café del chabecano Spanish
pudrición café del durazno Spanish
brûlure des rameaux du cerisier French
brûlure sclérotique du cerisier French
moniliose des arbres fruitiers French
mycose des arbres fruitiers à noyau French
pourriture brune des arbres fruitiers French
rot brun des arbres fruitiers French
moniliozė Lithuanian
brunatna zgnilizna drzew pestkowych Polish
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Leotiomycetes ( 1LETOC )
Order Helotiales ( 1HELOO )
Family Sclerotiniaceae ( 1SCLEF )
Genus Monilinia ( 1MONIG )
Species Monilinia laxa ( MONILA )

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