Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces petitmenginii

Uromyces petitmenginii Maire, 1930

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Minuartia

Uromyces petitmenginii: spores

Minuartia globulosa from Gäumann (1959a): uredinospore and two teliospores


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia amphigenous, also on the stems, not in clear leaf spots, pulverulent, brownish black. Urediniopores formed in small numbers in the telia, 18-23 x 20-25 µm, with 2-3 almost equatorial gemination pores. Teliosporen 21-25 x 23-30 µm, apically a hyaline papilla; pedical deciduous.


Caryopyhyllacae, monophagous

Minuartia globulosa.


species described from Greece.


Brandenburger (1985a: 100), Gäumann (1959a).


Last modified 24.vii.2017