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Phytophthora megasperma(PHYTME)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHYTME
  • Preferred name: Phytophthora megasperma
  • Authority: Drechsler

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phytophthora megasperma var. megasperma

Common names
Name Language
crown rot of apple English
root rot of asparagus English
root rot of crucifers English
root rot of lucerne English
mildiú de la zanahoria Spanish
podredumbre del cuello de las crucíferas Spanish
dépérissement des arbustes d'ornement French
maladie de la bague de la carotte French
mildiou de la carotte French
pourriture des racines de la luzerne French
pourriture des racines de l'asperge French
pourriture du collet des crucifères French
Kingdom Chromista ( 1CHROK )
Phylum Oomycota ( 1PSDFP )
Class Oomycetes ( 1OOMYC )
Order Peronosporales ( 1PEROO )
Family Peronosporaceae ( 1PEROF )
Genus Phytophthora ( 1PHYTG )
Species Phytophthora megasperma ( PHYTME )