Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia fuckelii

Puccinia fuckelii Sydow & Sydow, 1902

on Jurinea


only uredinia and telia. Uredinia epiphyllous, on small leaf spots, rust-coloured, pulverulent; spores yellowish brown, one-celled, finely spinulose, with 3 equatorial germination pores. Telia like the uredinia but dark brown. Teliospores two-celled, ovoid, smooth, of uniform thickness; pedicel hyaline, deciduous, up to 30 µm.


Juncaceae, narrowly monophagous

Jurinea alata, cyanoides.


the name of this species is technically illegitimate (the name has been applied earlier for another species) and will sometimes be have to be replaced.


Brandenburger (1985a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).


Last modified 15.vii.2017