Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora cephalariae

Peronospora cephalariae Vincens, 1913

on Cephalaria


upper side of the leaf with yellow spots. Underside there with a greyish purple down of erect conidiophores that apically several times are branching, each branch ending in an egg-shaped conidium.


Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Cephalaria alpina, transsylvanica.


Brandenburger (1985a: 597), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 21.iv.2020