Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces monspessulanus

Uromyces monspessulanus Tranzschel, 1910

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Euphorbia

Uromyces monspessulanus: teliospores

Euphorbia serrata, from González-Fragoso (1925a): teliospores


No host plant alternation, only pustular, brown telia, on the undeside of disfigured leaves anf galled stems. Teliopores one-celled; wall with a fine reticulate sculpture; apically a hyaline papilla; measurements 18-20 x 17-30 µm (Gäumann), 14-22 x 17-25 µ (Losa Quintana).


Euphorbiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Euphorbia serrata.


Brandenburger (1985a: 340), Gäumann (1959a), González-Fragoso (1922a, 1925a), Llorens i Villagrasa (1984a), Losa Quintana (1972b), Unamuno (1942a).


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