Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Verticillium dahliae

Verticillium dahliae Klebahn, 1913

parasite

Infestation mainly of the roots, induces wilting disease. Conidiophores on a hyaline base, stellately branching, each ending in a phialide, a blister in which a large number of conidia are formed, of 2 x 3-6 ┬Ám.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer; Ailanthus; Anchusa; Anthemis; Antirrhinum; Apium; Armoracia; Aster; Berberis; Brassica; Capsicum; Castanea; Cercis; Chrysanthemum; Cleretum; Cochlearia; Cotinus; Crataegus; Cucumis; Cydonia; Dahlia; Daphne; Delphinium; Fragaria; Gerbera; Hedysarum; Helenium; Helichrysum; Humulus; Kalanchoe; Lampranthus; Lathyrus; Ligustrum; Lupinus; Lycopersicon; Lythrum; Malus; Medicago; Mentha; Olea europaea; Onobrychis; Papaver; Pelargonium; Phaseolus; Phlox; Pisum; Prunus; Rhus; Pyrus; Ribes; Rosa; Rubus; Salvia; Scabiosa; Tilia; Trifolium; Ulmus; Vaccinium; Viburnum; Vitis.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 67), Haber & Mifsud (2007a), Smith (1985a).

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