Melampsora allii-populina Klebahn, 1902

on Allium (Arum, Leopoldia)

Melampsora allii-populina on Arum maculatum

Arum maculatum, Cotessen ©
Cor Zonneveld

Melampsora allii-populina: aecia

aecia

gall

spermogonia orange yellow, conical, in dense groups. Aecia orange, 1 mm, in groups on yellow patches, surrounded by remnants of the epidermis.

spermogonia, aecia

Amaryllidaceae, Araceae, Asparagaceae, polyphagous

Allium ascalonicum, carinatum, cepa, ericetorum, sativum, schoenoprasum, sphaerocephalon, ursinum, vineale; Arum elongatum, italicum, maculatum, orientale; Leopoldia comosa.


on Populus

Melampsora allii-populina: spores, paraphyses

Populus nigra, from González-Fragoso (1925a): paraphyses, urediniospores and teliospores

gall

uredinia mainly hypophyllous, 1 mm, orange, surrounded by epidermis remnants; between the spores club-shaped paraphyses, with a wall of even thickness, 2-3 µm; urediniospores elongated, coarsely spinulose, except for the smooth apex. Telia hypophyllous, subepidermal, up to 1 mm large blackish brown, pulvinate; teliospores columnar.

uredinia, telia

Salicaceae, monophagous

Populus balsamifera, x canadensis, carolinensis, deltoides, fremontii, nigra & var. italica, simonii.

synonyms

Melampsora ari-salicina Raabe, 1938 has been described only provisionally and incompletely; the species would alternate between Arum maculatum and Salix euxina.

references

Bahcecioglu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 38), Doppelbaur & Doppelbaur (1968a), Gäumann (1959a), González-Fragoso (1925a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (2009a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Llorens i Villagrasa (1984a), Losa España (1942a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Sadravi, Ono, Pei & Rahnama (2007a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014c), Săvulescu & Rayss (1935a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tykhonenko (2010a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2007a), Vialle, Frey, Hambleton ao (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

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