Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microbotryum koenigiae

Microbotryum koenigiae (Rostrup) Vánky, 1998

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Microbotryomycetes, Microbotryales

on Koenigia

gall

elongate blister on the stems, and pustules on the leaves, containing a somewhat dusty, dark brownish-violet mass of spores.

hostplants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Koenigia islandica.

synonyms

Ustilago koenigiae Rostrup, 1888.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 83), Buhr (1964b), Vánky (1994a).

04/04/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017