Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllactinia carpini

Phyllactinia carpini (Rabenhorst) Fuss, 1878

on Carpinus

gall

mycelium white hypophyllous, (also internal). Conidia single, clavate, without fibrosin bodies. Cleistothecia hypophyllous with an equatorial circle of 5-14 stiff, acicular appendages that are abruptly swollen at their base, 1-2 as long as the diameter of the cleistothecium. Asci 15-30 with two spores.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Carpinus betulus, orientalis.

references

Braun & Cook (2012a), Bresinsky (2016a), Czerniawska, Madej, Adamska ao (2000a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2019a).

Last modified 20.vii.2019