Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Perofascia lepidii

Perofascia lepidii (McAlpine) Constantinescu, 2002

on Brassicaceae – Lepidieae


parts of the plants are distorted, locally swollen, partly also covered by a greyish fungal bloom, consisting of conidiophores that towards their tip are repeatedly branching under an acute angle. The conidia have an acute tip.


Brassicaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Cardaria draba; Lepidium campestre, coronopus, densiflorum, didymum, graminifolium, heterophyllum, latifolium, ruderale, sativum, subulaltum, virginicum.


Peronospora coronopi Gäumann, 1918; coronopi-procumbentis Viennot-Bourgin, 1954; lepidii (McAlpine) Wilson, 1914; Săvulescu & Rayss, 1934.


Brandenburger (1985a: 193), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Chater, Woods, Stringer, ao (2020a), Constantinescu & Fatehi (2002a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), García-Blázquez, Constantinescu, Tellería & Martín (2007a), Gustavsson (1991a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Ludwig (1974a), Müller & Kokeš (2008a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Săvulescu (1948a).

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