Antherospora muscari-botryoidis (Ciferri) Piątek & Lutz, 2013

Fungi, Basidiomycota, Ustilaginomycetes, Urocystidales

on Muscari

gall

the contents of the pollen sacs is transformed into an olive-brown mass of spores. The infestation is systemic: all (fertile) anthers in an inflorescence are affected.

hostplants

Asparagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Muscari botryoides.

references

Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Piątek, Lutz & Chater (2013a).

23/12/2016

mod 28.vi.2017