Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Protomyces crepidis-paludosae

Protomyces crepidis-paludosae von Büren, 1922

on Crepis


knotted, chocolate-brown swelling of the major leaf veins; also scar-like thickenings on the lower parts of the stem. In the plant tissue fungus spores are formed in an around the vascular bundles.


Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Crepis paludosa.


Bacigálová, Mułenko & Wołczańska (2005a, 2008a), Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

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