Definition of Erysiphe
1. Noun. Genus of powdery mildews.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Erysiphaceae, Family Erysiphaceae
Member holonyms: Powdery Mildew
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Erysiphe
Literary usage of Erysiphe
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, Or, Coloured Figures and Descriptions of by Robert Kaye Greville (1827)
"Erysiphe adunca, Link, in Willd. Sp. Pi. v. 6. Pt. 1. p. 111. ... Erysiphe Prunastri, De Cand. 1. cp 108. Erysiphe clandestina, Bernard, St. Sicil. 3. p. ..."
2. Diseases of Field and Garden Crops by Worthington George Smith (1884)
"The generic name Erysiphe was the term given to mildew by the Greeks ; the specific name ... With these minute suckers the Erysiphe adheres to its host, ..."
3. Diseases of Field and Garden Crops by Worthington George Smith (1884)
"Erysiphe graminis, DO THERE are few fungi more common or injurious in warm dry weather than the fungus of grass mildew, grass blight, or wheat rust,—or ..."
4. Fecundation in Plants by David Myers Mottier (1904)
"Erysiphe COMMUNIS. For the fungi, the most accurate and complete account of ... will be given as described by Harper in the ascus of Erysiphe communis. ..."
5. Verslagen en Mededeelingen by Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Afdeling Natuurkunde (1884)
"Haarlem. ƒ. in foliis Plantaginis majoris. — Leiden, Dordrecht. — Maastricht. g. in foliis Plantaginis maritimae. — Amsterdam. 4. Erysiphe ..."
6. Rust, smut, mildew, & mould: an introduction to the study of microscopic fungi by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke (1878)
"Sporangium of Erysiphe Martii + highly. x80. XII. 243. ... Sucker from the mycelium of Erysiphe communis, magnified. „ 244. Sporangium of same, containing ..."