Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Taphrina bergeniae

Taphrina bergeniae Döbbeler, 1979

Fungi, Ascomycota, Taphrinomycetes, Taphrinales

on Bergenia

gall

leaves with large, dull, pale green blisters that carry at both upper and underside a fungal bloom (viz., a layer of asci).

hostplants

Saxifragaceae, monophagous

Bergenia crassifolia.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

05/10/2015

Last modified 28.vi.2017