Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Erysiphe deutziae

Erysiphe deutziae (Bunkina) Braun & Takamatsu, 2000

on Deutzia

Erysiphe deutizae on Deutzia spec.

Deutzia spec., België, prov.Antwerp, Balen, Griesbroek © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Erysiphe deutizae: conidiophore


Erysiphe deutizae: appressoriumErysiphe deutizae: appressorium


Erysiphe deutizae: conidia



mycelium amphigenous, rather thin and inconspicuous, whitish. Appressoria lobed, mostly paired. Conidia solitary, without fibrosin bodies, elliptic. Foot-cell of conidiophore mostly straight. Cleistothecia with 2-6 asci, containing 4-8 spores. Appendages 4-16, equatorial, 1-3 the diameter; especially the shorter ones stiff, 0-3 septate, brown only near the base; apically several times bifurcating in quick succession.

host plants

Hydrangeaceae, oligophagous

Deutzia gracilis, x magnifica, parviflora, scabra; Philadelphus coronarius.


Originally a species of East Asia, currently strongly expanding in Europe.


Beenken & Senn-Irlet (2016a), Bolay, Braun, Delhey ao (2005a), Bolay, Clerc, Braun, ao (2021a), Braun & Cook (2012a), Bresinsky (2016a), Henricot (2009a), Jage, Klenke & Kummer (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Leysen (2017a), Mieslerová, Sedlářová, Michutová, ao (2020b), Mułenko, Piątek, Wołczańska ao (2010a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska & Michalski (2005a), Schmidt & Scholler (2011a).

Last modified 30.xi.2021