Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Doassansia limosellae

Doassansia limosellae (Kunze) Schröter, 1887

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Exobasidiomycetes, Doassansiales

on Limosella

gall

yellowish spots on all parts of the plant. As minute brown specks the spore balls are visible, embedded in the host tissue, less than 0.2 mm in size. They consist of a mass of spores, covered by a thin layer of sterile cells.

hostplants

Scrophulariaceae, monophagous

Limosella aquatica.

references

Ainsworth & Sampson (1950a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Vánky (1994a).

23/03/2017

Last modified 28.vi.2017