Epichloe bromicola Leuchtmann & Schardl, 1998

on Bromus

Epichloe bromicola on Bromopis erecta

Bromopis erecta, Belgium, prov. Namur, Ave-et-Auffe © Jean-Yves Baugnée

gall

One or more internodes all round and mostly aver their total length, wrapped in a while, later yellowish fungal mass (stroma). The internodes are hardly or not at all swollen. In the stroma slender asci. The spores are 240-250 µm long and up to 15-septate.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Bromopsis erecta.

references

Moon (1999a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Rector, Czarnoleski, Skoracka & Lembicz (2016a), Rommelaars & Helleman (2010a), Schardl (2010a).

23/07/2016

mod 2.viii.2017