Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces salicorniae

Uromyces salicorniae (de Candolle) de Bary, 1870

on Salicornia, Sarcocornia


No host plant alternation. Aecia often on the cotyledons, cupulate, peridium white, spores yellow. Uredinia tiny, light brown; spores with ≥ 4 dispersed germination pores. Telia dark brown; spores one-celled, smooth, wall apically somewhat thickened; pedicel up to twice as long as the spore, persistent.


Amaranthaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Salicornia appressa, europaea, patula, procumbens; Sarcocornia fruticosa, perennis.


Brandenburger (1985a: 115), Buhr (1965a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González-Fragoso (1925a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2008a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

Last modified 13.viii.2018