Protomyces buerenianus Buhr, 1949

Fungi, Ascomycota, Taphrinomycetes, Taphrinales, Protomycetaceae

on Galinsoga

gall

Vaguely delimited, smooth swelling of the stem or main leaf veins; initially pale and somewhat glassy, later brownish. In the vascular tissues fungal spores are formed.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Galinsoga parviflora.

Not on G. ciliata!

references

Bacigálová (2008a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Reddy & Kramer (1975a), Tomasi (2014a).

28/10/2015

mod 28.vi.2018