Spilopodia nervisequa (Persoon) Boudier, 1907

on Plantago

Spilopodia nervisequa on Plantago lanceolata

Plantago lanceolata, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Laakdal, de Roost, 31.i.2020 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Spilopodia nervisequa on Plantago lanceolata

detail

Spilopodia nervisequa on Plantago lanceolata

the network of hyphae strands.

gall

relatively thick, black strands of hyphae run parallel to the venation over the leaf; here and there they bear a blackish brown apothecium of 0.5-1 mm diameter.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata.

synonyms

Pyrenopeziza nervisequa (Persoon) Saccardo, 1889.

references

Buhr (1975a), Dennis (1978a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Kruse (2019a).

mod 10.ii.2020