Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora melandryi

Peronospora melandryi Gäumann, 1923

on Silene


leaves yellowed. Their underside with a greyish-brown down, consisting of erect conidiophores that apically several times are dichotomously branching, each branch ending upon an elliptic conidium.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, narrowly monophagous

Silene alba, dioica, latifolia, noctiflora, viscosa.


Peronospora melandrii-noctiflori Săvulescu & Rayss, 1935.


Brandenburger (1985a: 111), Chater, Woods, Stringer, ao (2020a), Doppelbaur, Huber & Poelt (1965a), Gustavsson (1959a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Kruse (2014a), Müler (2015a), Müller & Kokeš (2008a), Săvulescu (1948a).

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