Understanding Phytophthora and Pythium species found in streams
Five Questions About Oomycetes Small Things Considered, the microbe blog, November 16, 2009.
Introduction to the Oomycota University of California Museum of Palentology
Oomycetes in the news
For some, pythium blight is a job-killer. The Olympian May 17, 2011
Journal articles on Phytophthora and Pythium taxonomy
BRASIER,C.M., COOKE,D. E. L.,
DUNCAN,J. M., and HANSEN,E. M.
2003. Multiple new phenotypic taxa from trees and riparian ecosystems in Phytophthora gonapodyides - P. megasperma ITS Clade 6, which tend to be high-temperature tolerant and either inbreeding or sterile
Burgess, T.I., Stukely, M.J.C., Jung, T., White, D., Hüberli, D. and Hardy, G.E.St.J. (2010) Molecular characterisation of a Phytophthora hybrid swarm in native ecosystems and waterways in Western Australia. In: 5th IUFRO Phytophthora Diseases in Forests and Natural Ecosystems, 7 - 12 March, Auckland and Rotorua, New Zealand.
Ecology of aquatic oomycetes
Kageyama. K. Assessment of river environment using Pythium species. A presentation on a study relating Pythium spp. to land use.