Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia crepidis-sibiricae

Puccinia crepidis-sibiricae Lindroth, 1900

on Crepis

parasite

No host plant alternation. Closely related to P. intybi. While in intybi the germination pore of the top cell of the teliospore is positioned almost apically, the pore in crepidis-sibiricae lies not far from the wall between apical and top cell.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Crepis sibirica.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 680), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1957a).

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