Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia urticae-acutae

Puccinia urticae-acutae Klebahn, 1899

on Urtica

gall

see Puccinia urticata.

spermogonia, aecia

Urticaceae,
monophagous

Urtica dioica, urens.


on Carex

gall

uredinia light brown, amphigenous, often on small yellowish spots. Urediniospores with (2)3(4) equatorial pores. Telia up to 1 mm, blackish brown, amphigenous. Teliospores 2-celled; wall smooth, apically thickened; pedicel persistent, honey-coloured, up to half as long as the spore; the spores do not fall off.

uredinia, telia

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex acuta, buekii, cespitosa, elata, nigra.

synonyms

see note under P. urticata.

references

Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Doppelbaur & Doppelbaur (1973a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Maier, Wingfield, Mennicken & Wingfield (2007a), Scheuer & Bechter (2012a), Termorshuize & Swertz (2011a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

27/05/2017

Last modified 16.vii.2017