Puccinia saussureae-alpinae Lindroth, 1904

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Saussurea

gall

No host plant alternation, only urediinia en telia; both pulverulent, epiphyllous. Uredinia brown; spores 20-25 ø, with (2)3(4) equatorial germination pores. Telia dark brown; spores 2-celled, short-oval, 16-25 x 24-38 µm, wall with fine warts often in vertical rows; pedicel fragile, up to 25 µm.

hostplants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Saussurea alpina.

references

Brandenburger (1985a:m 671), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

30/12/2016

mod 28.vi.2017