Peronosclerospora maydis (Raciborski) Shaw, 1978

on Zea

gall

inconspicuous and ephemeric fungal down at the underside of yellowing leaves of seedlings. It consists of erect conidiophores that apically several times are dichotomously branching, each terminal branch ending in a conidium.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Zea mays.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

mod 29.viii.2017