Reclassification of Bremia domingensis to the genus Plasmopara as P. domingensis comb. nov.

Young Joon Choi, Hyeon-Dong Shin

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In this study, the isotype of Bremia domingensis on Parthenium hysterophorus is carefully investigated, described and illustrated based on morphological characteristics. It is concluded that the species is misplaced in Bremia but is a member of Plasmopara. Therefore, the new combination Plasmopara domingensis is proposed for this pathogen.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)191-194
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Jul 1



  • Branching pattern
  • Downy mildew
  • Sporangia
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science

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