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Phytophthora sojae(PHYTMS)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHYTMS
  • Preferred name: Phytophthora sojae
  • Authority: M.J.Kaufmann & J.W.Gerdemann

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phytophthora megasperma f. sp. glycinea T.L.Kuan & D.C.Erwin
Phytophthora megasperma var. sojae A.A.Hildebrand

Common names
Name Language
Stengelfäule: Sojabohne German
Wurzelfäule: Sojabohne German
root rot of soybean English
stem rot of soybean English
pourriture des racines du soja French
pourriture des tiges du soja French
Kingdom Chromista ( 1CHROK )
Phylum Pseudofungi ( 1PSDFP )
Class Oomycetes ( 1OOMYC )
Order Peronosporales ( 1PEROO )
Family Peronosporaceae ( 1PEROF )
Genus Phytophthora ( 1PHYTG )
Species Phytophthora sojae ( PHYTMS )