Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia astrantiae

Puccinia astrantiae Kalchbrenner, 1865

on Astrantia

Puccinia astrantiae: teliospores

Astrantia major, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores


No host plant alteration; only telia. Telia mainly hypophyllous, dark brown, long covered both by the epidermis and a layer of fungal tissue; spores on a short, deciduous stalk, two-celled.


Apiaceae, monophagous

Astrantia major, minor.


Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mułenko, Sałata & Wołczańska (1995a), Negrean (1996b), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).


Last modified 11.xi.2017