Puccinia valerianae Carestia, 1863

on Valeriana

gall

No host plant alternation, only telia: amphigenous, dark brown, up to 1 mm; spores -cellig, 22-26 x 35 µmm.smooth; both germination pores capped by a hyaline papilla.

hostplants

Caprifoliaceae, narrowly monophagous

Valeriana celtica, saxatilis.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 596), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

03/01/2017

mod 17.vii.2017