Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora chenopodii-glauci

Peronospora chenopodii-glauci Gäumann, 1919

on Chenopodium


underside of the leaves with a greyish purple fungal down consisting of vertical conidiophores that apically several times are branching, each branch ending upon a colourless long-elliptic conidium.

host plants

Amaranthaceae, narrowly monophagous

Chenopodium glaucum.


the Index Fungorum (2016) considers chenopodii-glauci a synonym of P. farinosa.


Brandenburger (1985a: 120), Buhr (1965a), Gustavsson (1991a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse, Thiel, Klenke & Kummer (2019b), Müller & Kokeš (2008a), Săvulescu (1948a).

Last modified 14.x.2021