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Phytophthora litchii(PRPTLT)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PRPTLT
  • Preferred name: Phytophthora litchii
  • Authority: (Chen ex Ko, Chang, Su, Chen & Leu) Voglmayr, Göker, Riethmüller & Oberwinkler

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Peronophythora litchii Ko, Chang, Su, Chen & Leu

Common names
Name Language
downy blight of litchi English
downy blossom blight of litchi English
Kingdom Chromista ( 1CHROK )
Phylum Oomycota ( 1PSDFP )
Class Oomycetes ( 1OOMYC )
Order Peronosporales ( 1PEROO )
Family Peronosporaceae ( 1PEROF )
Genus Phytophthora ( 1PHYTG )
Species Phytophthora litchii ( PRPTLT )