Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia ferulae

Puccinia ferulae Rudolphi, 1829

on Ferula


No host plant alternation. Aecia in numbers on hypertrophied parts of the leaves and petioles, pustulate; peridium inconspicuous. Uredinia not reliably known. Telia blackish brown. Teliospores two-celled, broadly elliptic, weakly constricted; wall smooth, apically not thickened; pedicel short and thin, hyaline, deciduous.


Apiaceae, monophagous

Ferula communis, sadleriana.

According to Tomasi (2014a) also: Ferulago campestris.


Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Tomasi (2014a), Tóth (1994a).

Last modified 3.viii.2018