Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia polii

Puccinia polii Guyot, 1938

on Teucrium

gall

no host alternation, only telia. Telia mostly hypophyllous, also on the stems and petioles, soon naked, blackish brown. Spores two-celled, hardly constricted, chestnut-coloured, wall of top cell apically strongly thicked; on up to 50 µm long, brown, persistent pedicels.

hostplants

Lamiaceae, monophagous

Teucrium aureum, capitatum, chamedrys, lucidum, montanum, polium, webbianum.

synonyms

Puccinia delphinensis Guoyt, 1947; P. lucida Guoyt, 1938.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 545), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 6.viii.2018