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Monilinia linhartiana



Monilinia linhartiana


  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Monilinia linhartiana
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Leotiomycetes
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Monilinia linhartiana (Prill. & Delacr.) Dennis

Other Scientific Names

  • Monilia cydoniae Schellenberg
  • Monilia linhartiana PRILL. & DELACR.
  • Monilinia cydoniae (Schellenberg) Whetzel
  • Peziza linhartiana PRILL. & DELACR.
  • Sclerotinia cydoniae Schellenberg
  • Sclerotinia linhartiana Prill. & Delacr.

International Common Names

  • Spanish: momificado de los membrillos tiernos; moniliosis del membrillo; secado del membrillo tierno
  • French: maladie du dessechement des jeunes coings; momification des jeunes coings; moniliose du cognassier

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Fruchtfaeule: Quitte

EPPO code

  • MONILI (Monilinia linhartiana)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Leotiomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Leotiomycetidae
  •                         Order: Helotiales
  •                             Family: Sclerotiniaceae
  •                                 Genus: Monilinia
  •                                     Species: Monilinia linhartiana

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes


PortugalPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
SwitzerlandPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

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