Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia tulipae

Puccinia tulipae Schröter, 1875

on Tulipa


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia up to 2 mm ø, mainly hypophyllous, pulverulent, blackish brown, on yellow spots. Spores globular, consisting of two cells; their walls are thick, verruculose. Pedicel as long as the spore, deciduous, hyaline.

host plants

Liuliaceae, monophagous

Tulipa armena, biflora, gesneriana, suaveolens.


Brandenburger (1985a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Kabaktepe, Karakuş & Mutlu (2015a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 21.xii.2019