Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia arctica

Puccinia arctica Lagerheim, 1902

on Primula

gall

Resembling P. primulae, but different, apart from the host host plant, by its larger teliospores: 16-24 x 35-43 µm.

hostplants

Primulaceae, narrowly monophagous

Primula nutans (= sibirica).

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 478), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a).

27/12/2016

Last modified 15.vii.2017