Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Golovinomyces lycopersici

Golovinomyces lycopersici (Cooke & Massee) Kiss, 2019

on Lycopersicon


mycelium amphigenous, also on other green parts, white, persistent, sometimes associated with necrotic spots. Appressoria nipple-shaped to somewhat lobed, one to eight per cell. Conidia formed in chains, short-elliptic, without fibrosin bodies. Foot-cell of conidiophore straight, 95-180 ┬Ám. Cleistothecia unknown.

host plants

Solanaceae, monophagous

Lycopersicon esculentum.


Oidium lycopersici Cooke & Massee, 1988; Euoidium lycopersici (Cooke & Massee) Braun & Cook, 2012.


Braun (1995a), Braun & Cook (2012a), Braun, Shin, Takamatsu ao (2019a).

Last modified 13.iii.2019