Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tilletia flectens

Tilletia flectens Lagerheim, 1899

on Avenella

gall

Distal part of the leaves with dark brown parallel length streaks, releasing spores and sterile. Spores about globular, ø 21-30 µm, and have a reticulate wall structure; the smaller sterile cells are smooth.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Avenella flexuosa.

references

Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Vánky (1994a), Zogg (1983a).

Last modified 24.vii.2018