Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia notobasidis

Puccinia notobasidis Săvulescu & Rayss 1935

on Notobasis

Puccinia notobasis Săvulescu & Rayss 1935

Urediniospore and teliospores; from Săvulescu & Rayss (1935)

gall

Only telia; these densely set, small, semi-globular, long covered by the dark-grey epidermis, ultimately pulverulent, dark brown; in the telia also mixed brown, ± globular, finely spinulose urediniospores with a diameter of 24-27 µm. Teliospores ovoid, two-celled; wall smooth, apically not thickened, 18-33 x 19-45 µm; pedicel short, hyaline.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Notobasis syriaca.

synonyms

The authors oririginally called the species P. notobasidis; this has een amended by the Index Fungorum into notobasidis. However, the name has been preoccupied by Gonzalez Fragoso, 1926; a replacement name for notobasidis Săvulescu & Rayss does not seem to be available.

references

Brandenburger (1995a: 669), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Săvulescu & Rayss (1935a).

Last modified 21.xii.2019