Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Athelia rolfsii

Athelia rolfsii (Curzi) Tu & Kimbough, 1978

southern blight

Athelia rolfsii on Arachis hypogaea

Arachis hypogaea © Bridget Lassiter, NCDA&CS, Bugwood.org

parasite

Sclerotia mainly near the root collar.

host plants

polyphagous

Arachis hypogaea; Avena; Beta; Cannabis; Capparis; Citrullus; Cynara; Delphinium; Dianthus; Fragaria; Glycine; Hordeum; Lycopersicon; Olea; Pisum; Sesamum; Triticum; Vitis; Zea.

synonyms

Sclerotium rolfsii Saccardo, 1911.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 106), Infantino, Tomassoli, Peri & Colazza (2007a).

Last modified 16.xii.2022