Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Erysiphe cotini

Erysiphe cotini (Eliade) Braun & Takamatsku, 2000

on Cotinus


mycelium hypophyllous, thin, evanescent. Conidia formed solitary, without fibrosin bodies. Cleistothecia hypophyllous, with 4-6 asci that contain 4-6 spores. Appendages 8-12, equatorial; at the tip they are suddenly broadened because they are bifurcated several times in quick succession.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Cotinus coggygria.


Microsphaera cotini Eliade, 1986.


Braun (1995a), Braun & Cook (2102a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Leysen (2017a).

Last modified 29.xi.2021