Phytophthora iranica

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Phytophthora iranica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Chromalveolata
Phylum: Heterokontophyta
Class: Oomycetes
Subclass: Incertae sedis
Order: Peronosporales
Family: Pythiaceae
Genus: Phytophthora
Species: P. iranica
Binomial name
Phytophthora iranica
Caros. & Tucker, (1949)

Phytophthora iranica is a plant pathogen that infects the roots of the Myrtle plants. It was discovered in a commercial nursery in Sardinia, Italy.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Belisatio A., Magnano Di San Lio G., Pane A., Cacciola S. O. (1993). "Phytophthora iranica, a new root pathogen of myrtle from Italy". Plant disease 77 (10): 1050–1055. ISSN 0191-2917 http://www.apsnet.org/pd/PDFS/1993/PlantDisease77n10_1050.pdf