Peronospora anemones

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Peronospora anemones
Scientific classification
(unranked): SAR
Superphylum: Heterokonta
Class: Oomycetes
Order: Peronosporales
Family: Peronosporaceae
Genus: Peronospora
Species: P. anemones
Binomial name
Peronospora anemones
Tramier, (1963)

Peronospora anemones is a plant pathogen. It causes downy mildew on leaves of anemone (Anemone spp.).[1][2][3] It occurs on various wild and garden forms of anemone, and has particular commercial importance on Anemone coronaria grown for cut flowers, for example in France and Italy.


  1. ^ Smith IM, Dunez J, Lelliott RA, Phillips DH, Archer SA, eds. (1988). European Handbook of Plant Diseases. Blackwell Scientific Publications. ISBN 978-0-632-01222-0. 
  2. ^ Holliday P (2001). A Dictionary of Plant Pathology (2nd edition). Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-59458-5. 
  3. ^ Francis, SM; Griffin, GW (1981). "PERONOSPORA-ANEMONES". CMI (Commonwealth Mycological Institute) Descriptions of Pathogenic Fungi and Bacteria. CAB International, Wallingford, UK. (684). 

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