Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pileolaria terebinthi

Pileolaria terebinthi Castagne, 1842

on Pistacia

Pileolaria terebinthi: teliospores

Pistacia vera, from González-Fragoso (1925a): teliospores


spermogonia and aecia unknown. Uredinia the colour of red lead, soon naked, hypophyllous on 2-6 mm large spots, often so numerous that the entre spot is occupied; spores globular to ovoid. Telia dark brown, mostly epiphyllous, 1-2 mm; the spores on an extremely long stalk, vertically flattened: 20-28 µm high, 28-35 µm wide.

host plants

Anacardiaceae, monophagous

Pistacia atlantica, lentiscus, “palaestina”, raportae, terebinthus, vera.


Uromyces terebinthi (de Candolle) Winter, 1884.


Alaei, Mohammadi & Dehghani (2012a), Bahcecioglu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Beenken & Senn-Irlet (2016a), Erdoğdu, Hüseyin & Suludere (2010a), Gäumann (1959a), González-Fragoso (1925a), Huseyin & Selcuk (2004a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Llorens i Villagrasa (1984a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014c), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Israel, Unamuno (1942a).

Last modified 29.ix.2019