EPPO Global Database

Phytophthora lateralis(PHYTLA)

Last modification: 2002-03-23

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHYTLA
  • Preferred name: Phytophthora lateralis
  • Authority: Tucker & Milbraith


Though first reported in North America, this pathogen probably has its origin in eastern Asia -Japan, Taiwan, China (Yunnan). It was first recorded in the EPPO region in the mid-2000s.

Common names
Name Language
Wurzelfäule: Scheinzypresse German
root rot of Chamaecyparis English