Puccinia teucrii Bivona-Bernardi, 1815

on Teucrium

Puccinia teucrii: teliospores

Teucrium fruticans, uit González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores

gall

No host alternation; only telia. Telia hypophyllous, often hardly visible by the plant’s indumentum, but well visible on the calyces. Closely similar to P. annularis, but the teliospores much larger: 18-20 x 50-53 µm.

hostplants

Lamiacae, narrowly oligophagous

Ajuga chamaepitys subsp. chia; Teucrium bracteatum, divaricatum, faurei, flavum, fruticans, polium, pseudoscorodonia, tananicum.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 545), Gäumann (1959a)m González Fragoso (1924a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d).

30/05/2017

mod 16.vii.2017