Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia physospermi

Puccinia physospermi Passerini, 1877

on Physospermum


no host plant alternation, only telia. They are dark brown, hypophyllous, but also on the veins and petioles, coalescing into groups of up to 2 cm long. Teliospores two-celled, oval, not constricted; wall uniformly thin, smooth; pedicel thin, hyaline, deciduous, up to 130 ┬Ám.


Apiaceae, monophagous

Physospermum cornubiense.


Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Henderson (2000a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a).

Last modified 5.viii.2018