Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aecidium molluginis

Aecidium molluginis Wurth, 1905

on Galium


Spermogonia honey coloured. Aecia hypophyllous in groups on yellowish leaf spots; they are cupulate, orange, with a white peridium divided into segments. Uredinia and telia, and possibly host alternation, not known.

host plants

Rubiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Galium mollugo.


check here about the the genus Aecidium.


Brandenburger (1985a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 12.ix.2019