Aecidium otitis Schlechtendal, 1852

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Silene

gall

only aecia known; mainly hypophyllous, on yellowish lef spots; orange, cylindrical, with recurved margin; spores elliptic, 12-18 x 21-25 µm.

hostplants

Caryophyllaceae, narrowly monophagous

Silene otites.

notes

Check here about the the genus Aecidium.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 111), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

25/12/2016

mod 18.vii.2017