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Didymella pomorum(PHOMPO)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHOMPO
  • Preferred name: Didymella pomorum
  • Authority: (Thümen) Q. Chen & L. Cai

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Depazea prunicola Opiz
Peyronellaea pomorum (Thümen) Aveskamp, Gruyter & Verkley
Peyronellaea pomorum var. pomorum (Thümen) Aveskamp, Gruyter & Verkley
Phoma pomorum von Thümen
Phoma pomorum var. pomorum Thümen
Phoma prunicola (Saccardo) Wollenweber & Hochapfel
Phoma pruni-japonicae (P.Sydow) Goidanich
Phyllosticta prunicola Saccardo
Phyllosticta pyrina Saccardo

Common names
Name Language
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Apfel German
Blattfleckenkrankheit: Pflaume German
leaf spot of apple English
leaf spot of plum English
shot-hole spot of stonefruit English
foma de los frutales de hueso Spanish
phoma des arbres fruitiers à noyau French
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 pomorum ( PHOMPO )