Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces ceratocarpi

Uromyces ceratocarpi Sydow & Sydow, 1912

on Ceratocarpus

gall

No host plant alternation, only telia. These tiny, amphigenous, sometimes also on the stems, dispersed, blackish brown to black. Urediniospores are formed in small number between the teliospores, yellow, finely spinulose, 16-22 x 18-24 ┬Ám. Teliospores one-celled, smooth, apically with a small, low, often missing papilla; pedicel hyaline, very short.

hostplants

Amaranthaceae, monophagous

Ceratocarpus arenarius.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 119).

20/03/2017

Last modified 18.vii.2017