Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Botrytis cinerea

Botrytis cinerea Persoon, 1794

parasite

Grey down, up to 2 mm thick over all above-ground parts consisting of branched conidiophores; conidia 4-6 x 8-14 µm. Sometimes black, rough, 1-2 mm large sclerotia are formed; here fruiting bodies develop as 1-3 mm high stalked disks. Asci 12-13 x 130 µm, spores 6-7 x 10-12 µm.

host plants

polyphagous

Abies; Aesculus; Ailanthus; Anemone; Antirrhinum; Apium; Armeria; Armoracia; Asplenium; Aucuba; Begonia; Beta; Brassica; Calceolaria; Calendula; Callistephus; Campanula; Cannabis; Capsicum; Catalpa; Celosia; Cephalanthera damasonium; Cercis; Chamaecyparis; Chenopodium; Chrysanthemum; Cichorium; Cistus; Clarkia; Corylus; Crambe; Cruciata glabra; Cucumis; Cupressus; Cyclamen; Cynara; Dahlia; Daphne; Delphinium; Dianthus; Digitalis; Erica; Eucalyptus; Euphorbia; Fagopyrum; Fallopia; Ficus; Fragaria; Galium odoratum; Gardenia; Gerbera; Gypsophila; Helianthus; Heliotropium; Humulus; Hydrangea; Iberis; Impatiens; Jasminum; Kalanchoe; Laburnum; Larix; Lathyrus; Lavandula; Limonium; Linum; Lonicera; Lupinus; Lycopersicon; Magnolia; Malus; Matthiola; Myosotis; Nerium; Nicotiana; Onobrychis; Paeonia; Papaver; Pelargonium; Peperomia; Phaseolus; Picea; Pinus; Pisum; Polygonatum hirtum; Potentilla argentea; Primula; Prunus; Pseudotsuga; Rheum; Rhododendron luteum; Ribes; Ricinus; Rosa; Rubus; Rumex acetosa; Saponaria; Saxifraga; Scorzonera; Senecio; Sequoia; Sequoiadendron; Solanum; Spinacia; Stellaria holostea; Syringa; Trientalis europaea; Tsuga; Ursinia; Vaccinium; Veratrum album; Viburnum; Vicia; Vincetoxicum hirundinaria; Viola; Vitis vinifera; Zinnia.

synonyms

Botryotinia fuckeliana (de Bary) Whetzel, 1945.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 12), Doppelbauer & Doppelbauer (1973a), Ellis & Ellis (1994a), Gönczö & Révay (1981a), Kozłowska, Mułenko &Heluta (2015a), Kruse (2019a), Mułenko & Kozłowska (2010a), Mułenko, Sałata & Wołczańska (1995a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska (2006a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska, Bałazy, Chełkowski, ao (2015a), Unamuno (1941a).

Last modified 1.xii.2022