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Ophiosphaerella herpotricha(OPHPHE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: OPHPHE
  • Preferred name: Ophiosphaerella herpotricha
  • Authority: (Fries) J.C.Walker

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ophiobolus herpotrichus (Fries) Saccardo & Roumeguère
Phaeosphaeria herpotricha L.Holm

Common names
Name Language
spring dead spot of bermudagrass English
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Subclass Pleosporomycetidae ( 1PLEOL )
Order Pleosporales ( 1PLEOO )
Family Phaeosphaeriaceae ( 1PHSPF )
Genus Ophiosphaerella ( 1OPHPG )
Species Ophiosphaerella herpotricha ( OPHPHE )