Phylum: Oomycota Class: Oomycetes
Order: Albuginales Family: Albuginaceae
Species: Albugo candida s.l. (Pers.) Roussel
Synonyms: Aecidium candidum
Cystopus candidus
Uredo candida
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Albugo candida s.s. is largely restricted to Capsella bursa-pastoris Shepherd’s Purse, Arabis Rock-cresses, Aubrieta Aubretia, Erophila Whitlowgrasses and Arabidopsis Thale-cresses. If on other species, it will be Albugo candida s.l.
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Albugo candida s.l.Photographer: © David Mitchel
On Honesty, Lunaria annua
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Cardamine hirsuta (1)
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Months recorded in & number of records:
January (3)
September (3)