Puccinia buxi Sowerby, 1809

on Buxus

Puccinia buxi telia

Buxus sempervirens, Belgium, prov. Namur, Saint-Marc: telia © Jean-Yves Baugnée, det. A. Vanderweyen

Puccinia buxi: young telia on Buxus sempervirens

Buxus sempervirens, UK, Wiltshire, Stanton Fitzwarren © Roelof Jan Koops: jonge telia

Puccinia buxi: teliospores

Buxus sempervirens, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores

gall

No hostplant alternation, only telia. Telia amphigenous, pulvinate, often on strongly discoloured spots, dark brown. Spores two-celled (by they fall apart easily), on a long persistent pedicel.

host plants

Buxaceae, monophagous

Buxus microphylla, sempervirens.

note

Occurs primarily on old shrubs of wild plants.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), Gjaerum (1982a), Gjaerum & Dennis (1976a), González Fragoso (1924a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Melgarejo Nárdiz, García-Jiménez, Jordá Gutiérrez ao (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a),Llorens i Villagrasa (1984a), Losa España (1944a) descr., Negrean & Anastasiu (2006a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2002a, 2011a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Spooner & Butterfill (1999a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Unamuno (1942a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

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