Puccinia galactitis Sydow & Sydow, 1902

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Galactites

Puccinia galactitis: teliospores

Galactites tomentosus, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores

gall

No host plant alternation, only telia: hypophyllous, hidden in the dense hair cover of the plant, mainly recognisable by brown-purplish leaf spots. Spores 16-19 x 36-56 µm.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Galactites tomentosus.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 668), Gjaerum (1982a), González Fragoso (1924a).

17/04/2017

mod 28.vi.2017