Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microbotryum nannfeldtii

Microbotryum nannfeldtii (Liro) Vánky, 1998

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Microbotryomycetes, Microbotryales

on Gentiana

gall

the capsule is filled witg a dark purple-brown pwodery mass of spores. The infestation is systemic.

hostplants

Gentianaceae, narrowly monophagous

Gentiana nivalis.

synonyms

Ustilago nannfeldtii Liro, 1939.

notes

described from Sweden, never found later.

references

Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Vánky (1994a).

12/12/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017