Saprolegniaceae (Peronosporomycetes) in Lithuania. II. The genus Saprolegnia [Saprolegniaceae (Peronosporomycetes) Lietuvoje. II. Saprolegnia gentis] – Botanica Lithuanica, 12(2): 97–112

Notes on the occurrence of 12 species of straminipilous fungi belonging to the Saprolegnia Nees genus in Lithuania are presented. All species are briefly described and illustrated; the taxonomical position of some of them is discussed. Saprolegnia anisospora, S. furcata, S. glomerata, S. latvica, S. parasitica, and S. terrestris are reported for the first time in Lithuania.

Keywords: straminipilous fungi, Saprolegnia, species diversity, Lithuania.