Peronosporales


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Noun1.Peronosporales - order of chiefly parasitic lower fungi: Albuginaceae and Peronosporaceae and Pythiaceae
fungus order - the order of fungi
class Oomycetes, Oomycetes - nonphotosynthetic fungi that resemble algae and that reproduce by forming oospores; sometimes classified as protoctists
family Peronosporaceae, Peronosporaceae - parasitic fungi: downy mildews
Albuginaceae, family Albuginaceae - fungi that produce white sori resembling blisters on certain flowering plants
family Pythiaceae, Pythiaceae - fungi having sporangia usually borne successively and singly at the tips of branching sporangiophores
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It is a fungus-like organism classified under Oomycetes in the kingdom Chromista and order Peronosporales (Nelson, 2001).
The genus Phytophthora is part of the order Peronosporales: this order contains genera that are notable for having co-evolved with plant hosts mostly as plant pathogens, although some are pathogens of animals (Spies et al.