Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia stipina

Puccinia stipina Tranzschel, 1913

on Lamiaceae

gall

spermogonia often present, amphigenous. Aecia hypophyllous, also on the veins and petioles, causing sometimes strong galling there; they are cupulate, brownish yellow, with a distinct outwards curved peridium and a yellowish brown spore mass.

spermogonia, aecia

Lamiaceae, oligophagous

Ajuga chamaepitys subsp. chia; Dracocephalum ruyschiana; Glechoma hederacea; Lamium amplexicaule; Leonurus cardiaca; Micromeria cristata; Origanum vulgare; Phlomis tuberosa; Salvia aethiopis, dumetorum, limbata, nemorosa, nutans, officinalis, pratensis, sclarea, verbascifolia, verbenaca, verticillata, virgata, viridis; Thymus alpestris, kotschyanus, odoratissimus, praecox, pulegioides & subsp. chamaedrys + pannonicus, serpyllum, vulgaris.


on Stipa

gall

Uredinia epiphyllous, rust-coloured; urediniospores spinulose, with up to 10 pores. Telia epiphyllous, black. Teliospores two-celled, oval, clearly constricted; wall smooth, apical section clearly thickened; pedicel yellow, up to 100 µm.

uredinia, telia

Poaceae, monophagous

Stipa capillata, eriocaulis, pennata.

synonyms

Puccinia salviae-stipae Klebahn, 1904; P. stipae (Opiz) Arthur, 1884; P. stipae var. stipina (Tranzschel) Green & Cummins, 1958; P. thymi-stipae Saccardo, 1905.

references

Bahcecioglu & Gjaerum (2004a), Brandenburger (1985a: 832), Gäumann (1959a), Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a).

Last modified 8.viii.2018