Puccinia rhaetica Fischer, 1899

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Veronica

gall

no host plant alternation, only telia: hypophyllous, soon naked, dark brown, 1-2 mm ø; not accompanied by galling. Spores 2-cepped, oval, 17-23 x 26-40 µm; wall towards the tip more verrucose; pedicel hyaline, fragile, deciduous. The fungus is not systemic.

hostplants

Plantaginaceae, narrowly monophagous

Veronica bellidoides, scutellata.

references

Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a: 577), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

15/04/2017

mod 28.vi.2017