Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Taphridium umbelliferarum

Taphridium umbelliferarum (Rostrup) Lagerheim & Juel, 1902

on Apiaceae


large, yellowish brown, somewhat embossed spots on the lower leaves. The surface is covered with a layer of almost globular asci.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Heracleum sphondylium & subsp. elegans; Laserpitium latifolium; Peucedanum oreoselinum, palustre.


Taphrina oreoselini Massalongo, 1889; Volkartia oreoselini (Massalongo), V. umbelliferarum (Rostrup) B├╝ren, 1915.


Bataille (1936a), Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964a, 1965a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mix (1936a, 1949a), Reddy & Kramer (1975a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 3.iii.2019