Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces primulae

Uromyces primulae (de Candolle) Léveillé, 1875

on Primula

gall

No host plant alternation. Aecia epiphyllous, dispersed over the entire leaf, dish-shaped, yellowish. Urediniospores and teliospores formed in common, soon naked sori dispersed over the leaf. Teliospores spores one-celled, ± globular, ø 24 – 42 µm, wall thickening towards the top; apically a conspicuous papilla; pedicel deciduous.

hostplants

Primulaceae, narrowly monophagous

Primula auricula, ciliata, hirsuta, latifolia, pedemontana.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 479), Gäumann (1959a), González-Fragoso (1925a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 12.viii.2018