Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora lathyri-pisiformis

Peronospora lathyri-pisiformis Nikolaeva, 1970

on Lathyrus


underside of the leaves with a greyish white to greyish brown fungal cover of vertical conidiophores that apically several times are dichotomously branching, each branch ending upon a conidium.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Lathyrus pisiformis.


Brandenburger (1985a: 294), Klenke & Scholler (2015a.

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