Puccinia menthae Persoon, 1801

on Lamiaceae

Puccinia menthae on Mentha aquatica

Mentha aquatica, Schipborg © Arnold Grosscurt: infected plant

Puccinia menthae on Mentha aquatica

infected leaf, upperside

Puccinia menthae uredinia and telia on Mentha aquatica

underside with uredinia and, top left, a few telia.

Puccinia menthae on Origanum vulgare

Origanum vulgare, Zwolle; © Arnold Grosscurt

Puccinia menthae: uredinia on Origanum vulgare

underside, with uredinia

Puccinia menthae on Mentha aquatica

Mentha aquatica, Oud-Loosdrecht: uredinia

Puccinia menthae: uredinia

detail

Puccinia menthae: urediniosporePuccinia menthae: urediniospore

Mentha spec., Nieuwendam: urediniospore

Puccinia menthae: telia on Mentha spec.

Mentha spec., Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Mol © Carina Van Steenwinkel: telia

Puccinia menthae: uredinispores and teliospores

urediniospores and teliospores

Puccinia menthae: teliospore

teliospore

gall

Aecia, uredinia and telia hypophyllous, also on the stem. Aecia cupulate, on galled and discoloured spots. Uredinia cinnamon brown, telia dark brown. Urediniospores with 2-3 inconspicuous germination pores. Teliospores two-celled, on a long deciduous pedicel; germination pore of the lower cel close to the septum.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Bystropogon canariensis, maderensis, plumosus; Clinopodium acinos, alpinum, grandiflorum, menthifolium & subsp. adscendens, nepeta & subsp. glandulosum, serpyllifolium & subsp. fruticosum, vulgare; Lycopus europaeus; Melissa officinalis; Melittis melissophyllum; Mentha aquatica, arvensis, longifolia, x piperita, pulegium, spicata, x verticillata, x villosa, x villoso-nervata; Micromeria hyssopifolia, varia subsp. hierrensis; Monarda fistulosa; Nepeta cataria; Origanum vulgare & subsp. virens; Satureja hortensis, thymbra.

predator

Mycodiplosis sphaerothecae.

references

Baxter (1958a), Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1972a, 1985a), Buhr (1964a, 1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Erdoğdu, Hüseyin & Suludere (2010a), Gäumann (1959a), Gjaerum (1982a, 1986a, 1987a), Gjaerum & Dennis (1976a), Gönczö & Révay (1981a), González Fragoso (1922a, 1924a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2016a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Koops (2013a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Kruse (2014a), Kruse & Jage (2014a), Losa España (1942a, 1944a), Losa Quintana (1972b), Ludwig (1974a), Maier, Wingfield, Mennicken & Wingfield (2007a), Marková & Urban (1988a) Melgarejo Nárdiz, García-Jiménez, Jordá Gutiérrez ao (2010a), Negrean (1997a), Negrean & Denchev (2000a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Riegler-Hager (2000a), Roskam (2009a), Roskam & Carbonelle (2015a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska (2006a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Scholler, Reinhard & Schubert (1996a), Scholler & Schubert (1993a), Spooner & Butterfill (1999a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a), Tóth (1994a), Unamuno (1941a,b, 1942a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

mod 10.i.2018