Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora centranthi

Peronospora centranthi Massenot, 1968

on Centranthus


upper side of the leaf with pale, eventually brown, spots. Underside there with a greyish white down of erect conidiophores that apically several times are branching, each branch ending in a ± globular conidium.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Centranthus ruber.


Brandenburger (1985a: 594), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 20.xi.2022