Fibroidium pelargonii Braun & Kummer, 2012

Fungi, Ascomycota, Leotiomycetes, Erysiphales, Erysiphaceae

on Pelargonium

gall

mycelium amphigenous, mainly epiphyllous, thin white patches. Appressoria indistint to ± nipple-shaped. Conidia formed in chains, with fibrosin bodies. Foot-cell of the conidiophore long (80-160 µm), straight . Cleistothecia unknown.

hostplants

Geraniaceae, monophagous

Pelargonium odoratissimum, tricolor.

references

Braun & Cook (2012a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

06/03/2017

mod 17.vii.2017