Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces arenariae-grandiflorae

Uromyces arenariae-grandiflorae Mayor, 1922

on Arenaria


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia black, up to 2 mmm, mainly hypophyllous, also on the stems, surrounded by shreds of epidermis, rather compact. Spores one-celled; wall smooth, apically somewhat thickened; pedicel brownish, thick, persistent, up to 82 µm.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, nauw monophagous

Arenaria grandiflora, saponarioides.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 98), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mayor (1922a).

Last modified 27.xi.2021