Microbotryum salviae (Ferraris) Kemler & Lutz, 2007

on Salvia

gall

the anthers are swollen and their pollen content is modified into a brownish- or blackish-violet mass of spores. De infection is systemic.

host plants

Laminaceae, monophagous

Salvia pratensis.

synonyms

Ustilago salviae (Ferraris) Ciferri, 1931.

references

Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Vánky (1994a).

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