EPPO Global Database

Fusarium graminearum(GIBBZE)

Code created in: 2002-02-03

Basic information
  • Preferred name: Fusarium graminearum
  • Authority: Schwabe


One of the 'top ten' fungi in molecular plant pathology.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Gibberella saubinetti (Durieu & Montagne) Saccardo
Gibberella zeae (Schweinitz) Petch

Common names
Name Language
blight of cereals English
ear rot of maize English
head blight of cereals English
scab of cereals English
seedling blight of cereals English
stalk rot of maize English
stem rot of carnation English
stem rot of cereals English
Stengelfäule: Getreide German
Stengelfäule: Mais German
Taumelkrankheit: Getreide German
brûlure de la panicule de l'avoine French
brûlure de l'épi de l'orge French
brûlure de l'épi du blé French
fusariose de la tige du maïs French
fusariose des épis French
fusariose du maïs French
gale de l'avoine French
gale de l'orge French
gale du blé French
pourriture de la tige du maïs French
pourriture fusarienne du maïs French
fusariosis del maíz Spanish
fusariosis de los cereales Spanish