Puccinia opopanacis Cesati, 1873

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Opopanax

Puccinia opopanacis: sspores

Opopanax chironium from González Fragoso (1924a): urediniospore and teliospores

gall

No host plant alternation, only urediniospores and teliospores in a mixed sorus. Sori small, black, pulverulent, amphigenous, also on the stems, on small yellow spots. Urediniospores 24-30 x 30-40 µm with 3 germination pores. Teliosporen 22-30 x 35-54 µm; pedicel short, thin, hyaline, deciduous.

hostplants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Opopanax chironium.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 449), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a).

15/04/2017

mod 28.vi.2017