Details

Date1845
AuthorMontagne
ContributionDescribed and named fungus of potato blight.
ReferenceAinsworth
NotesJ. F. C. Montagne named it Botrytis infestans. Later named Phytophtora. Did he claim causation? See Berkeley, 1846. Also discussed in Parris book of 1968.
CategoryCausation
Pathogen ClassFungi

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