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Didymella arachidicola(PHOMAR)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHOMAR
  • Preferred name: Didymella arachidicola
  • Authority: (Khokhryakov) Tomilin

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ascochyta adzamethica Shoshyashvili
Ascochyta arachidis Voronichin
Didymosphaeria arachidicola (Khokhryakov) Alcorn, Punithalingam & MacCarthy
Mycosphaerella arachidicola Khokhryakov
Mycosphaerella argentinensis Frezzi
Peyronellaea arachidicola (Khokhryakov) Aveskamp, Gruyter & Verkley
Phoma arachidicola Marasas, G.D.Pauer & Boerema

Common names
Name Language
leaf blotch of groundnut English
leaf drop of groundnut English
web blotch of groundnut English
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 arachidicola ( PHOMAR )