Taphrina deformans (Berkeley) Tulasne, 1866

on Prunus

Taphrina deformans gall

Prunus persica, Oud-Zuylen, slot Zuylen © Arnold Grosscurt

Taphrina deformans gall

Prunus persica (nectarine), Belgium, Lissewege near Brugge © Arnold Grosscurt

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Prunus dulcis, persica; Sorbus chamaemespilus.

synonyms

Exoascus deformans (Berkeley) Fuckel, 1870; Taphrina amygdali (Jaczevskie) Mix, 1936.

notes

On peach an important pest: “peach leaf curl”.

References in literature to Prunus serotina concern Taphrina farlowii.

references

Bataille (1936a), Bellmann (2012a), Blanes-Dalmau, Caballero-López & Pujade-Villar (2017a), Buhr (1965a), Chinery (2011a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Coulianos & Karlsson (2014a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gjaerum (1976a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2019a), Melgarejo Nárdiz, García-Jiménez, Jordá Gutiérrez ao (2010a), Mix (1936a, 1949a, 1956a), Moret i Benaset & Nadal i Puigdefabregas (1984a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Unamuno (1941a).

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