Phytophthora cajani

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Phytophthora cajani
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
(unranked): SAR
Superphylum: Heterokonta
Class: Oomycetes
Subclass: Incertae sedis
Order: Pythiales
Family: Pythiaceae
Genus: Phytophthora
Species: P. cajani
Binomial name
Phytophthora cajani

Phytophthora cajani is a species of water mould that infects pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan). It was first described in 1978.[1]


  1. ^ Amin, K. S.; Baldev, B.; Williams, F. J. (January 1978). "Phytophthora cajani, a New Species Causing Stem Blight on Cajanus cajan". Mycologia. Mycological Society of America. 70 (1): 171–176. JSTOR 3758697. doi:10.2307/3758697.