Puccinia heucherae (Schweinitz) Dietel, 1891

on Heuchera

gall

No host plant alternation, only telia. Teliospores two-celled, hardly constricted, brown, top cell apically with a hyaline papilla; pedicel deciduous.

hostplants

Saxifragaceae, monophagous

Heuchera.

notes

morphologically undistinguishable from P. saxifragae, buy with significant differences in the DNA structure.

references

Henricot (2009a), Henricot, Denton & Lane (2006a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

11/01/2017

mod 16.vii.2017