Pythium vexans

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Pythium vexans
Scientific classification
(unranked): SAR
Superphylum: Heterokonta
Class: Oomycetes
Order: Pythiales
Family: Pythiaceae
Genus: Pythium
Species: P. vexans
Binomial name
Pythium vexans
de Bary, (1876)

Pythium allantocladon Sideris, (1932)
Pythium complectens Hans Braun, (1924)
Pythium piperinum Dastur, (1935)

Phytopythium vexans (previously named Pythium vexans) is a plant pathogen infecting citruses. Phytopythium vexans was identified as an intermediate between Phytophthora and Pythium species, being more closely related to Phytophthora.

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