Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Entyloma piepenbringiae

Entyloma piepenbringiae Kruse, Lutz, Piątek & Thines, 2018

on Ranunculus


Soriform 1-5 mm mm large, hard, yellowish green, sharply delimited pustules. Embedded in the plan tissue dense groups of intercellular spores. Spores ± oval, wall thick, irregular in thickness, consisting of two layers.

host plants

Ranunculus, narrowly monophagous

Ranunculus polyanthemos subsp. nemorosus, repens.


At least on Ranunculus repens the molecular difference with Entyloma microsporum is very weak; a morphological difference is not elaborated.


Kruse, Lutz, Piątek & Thines (2018).

Last modified 5.viii.2019