Milesina woodwardiana Buchheit & Scholler, 2019

on Woodwardia

Milesina woodwardiana on Woodwardia radicans

Woodwardia radicans (from Bubner ao).

parasite

Differs from Milesina blechni in the higher spines on the urediniospores and in other details.

host plants

Blechnaceae, monophagous

Woodwardia radicans.

distribution within Europe

Canary Islands, La Palma.

notes

Only the uredinia are known; probably the other stages do not exist, and there is no generation alternation.

references

Bubner, Buchheit, Friedrich ao (2019a).

mod 4.v.2019