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Platychora ulmi(PLACUL)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PLACUL
  • Preferred name: Platychora ulmi
  • Authority: Duval

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dothidea ulmi Fries
Piggotia astroidea Berkeley & Broome
Sphaeria ulmi Duval
Systremma ulmi

Common names
Name Language
Runzelschorf: Ulme German
leaf spot of elm English
costras negras del olmo Spanish
croƻtes noires de l'orme French
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Dothideomycetes ( 1DOTHC )
Subclass Pleosporomycetidae ( 1PLEOL )
Order Pleosporales ( 1PLEOO )
Family Didymellaceae ( 1DIDYF )
Genus Platychora ( 1PLACG )
Species Platychora ulmi ( PLACUL )