Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microbotryum dianthorum

Microbotryum dianthorum (Liro) Scholz, 1988

on Dianthus, Petrorhagia

gall

anthers transformed into a blackish-brown violet mass of spores. Spores 6-11 µm, wall reticulate.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Dianthus algetanus subsp. turolensis, arenarius & subsp. pseudoserotinus, armeria, barbatus, borbasii, benearnensis, broteri, carthusianorum & subsp. latifolius, caryophyllus, costae, deltoides, giganteus, graniticus, gratianopolitanus, hyssopifolius, langeanus, legionensis, lustianus, monsepssulanus, orientalis, plumarius, pseudarmeria, pungens & subsp. brachyanthus + hispanicus, pyrenaicus, segueri, serrulatus, superbus subsp. alpestris, tabrisianus; Petrorhagia saxifraga.

synonyms

Ustilago dianthorum Liro, 1924.

references

Almaraz (1998a), Buhr (1964b), Chlebicki (2010a), Klenke (2002a), Kruse (2019a), Kruse, Thiel, Beenken ao (2018d), Ludwig (1974a), Lutz, Piątek, Kemler ao (2008a), Lutz & Vánky (2009a), Mayor (1967a, 1970a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Savchenko & Heluta (2010a, 2012a), Scheuer & Bechter (2012a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Spooner & Legon (2006a), Tomasi (2014a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky & Abbasi (2013a), Zwetko (1993a).

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