Microbotryum picaceum (Lagerheim & Liro) Vánky, 1998

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Microbotryomycetes, Microbotryales

on Koenigia

gall

the ovaries are transformed into a powdery, purplish-black mass of spores. The infection is systemic.

hostplants

Polygonaceae, monophagous

Koenigia islandica.

synonyms

Ustilago picacea Lagerheim & Liro, 1924.

references

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

04/04/2017

mod 28.vi.2017