EPPO Global Database

Magnaporthe oryzae(PYRIOR)

Overview
Last modification: 2001-02-23

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PYRIOR
  • Preferred name: Magnaporthe oryzae
  • Authority: Couch

Notes

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


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ceratosphaeria grisea Yaegashi & Nishihara
Dactylaria oryzae (Briosi & Cavara) Sawada
Magnaporthe grisea (T.T.Hebert) M.E.Barr
Pyricularia grisea (Cooke) Saccardo
Pyricularia oryzae Briosi & Cavara

Common names
Name Language
Brusone-Krankheit: Reis German
Fleckenkrankheit: Reis German
Reisbräune German
Reisbrennen German
blast of rice English
Johnson spot of banana English
oval leaf spot English
pitting disease of banana English
rotten neck of rice English
seedling blight of rice English
anublo del arroz Spanish
mancha Johnson del plátano Spanish
quema del arroz Spanish
brunissure du riz French
pitting de la banane French
pyriculariose du riz French