Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Entorrhiza casparyana

Entorrhiza casparyana (Magnus) Lagerheim, 1888

on Juncus


light to dark brown irregular galls at the roots, up to over half a cm in size, filled with a light brown agglutinated mass of spores; spores gloular, ø 14-24 µm.

host plants

Juncaceae, monophagous

Juncus alpinoarticulatus, arcticus, articulatus, bufonius, bulbosus, compressus, conglomeratus, effusus, gregiflorus, hybridus, inflexus, tenageia, thomasii.


Entorrhiza digitata Lagerheim, 1888.


Bauer, Garnica, Oberwinkler, Riess, Weiß & Begerow (2015a), Buhr (1964b), Denčev (1991a, 2004a), Denchev, Denchev, Spooner & Helfer (2010a), Doppelbaur & Doppelbaur (1973a), Fineran (1971a, 1973a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Scholz (1968a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Tomasi (2014a), Vánky (1994a), Woods, Chater, Smith ao (2018a).

Last modified 7.ii.2019