Puccinia galii-cruciatae Duby, 1830

on Cruciata

gall

Spermogonia epiphyllous. Aecia (sometimes not formed) hypophyllous, in groups, cupulate, with white, recurved margin split into segments and yellow spores. Uredinia and telia brown, also on leaf spots. Urediniospores 19 x 22 µm with 2 equatorial pores. Teliospores two-celled, 18-26 x 24-66 µm, with apically strongly thickened wall.

hostplants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Cruciata glabra, laevipes.

synonyms

often considered conspecific with Puccinia punctata.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Gäumann (1959a), Henderson (2000a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

11/01/2017

pub 13.iii.2017 · mod 4.viii.2017