Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis calamagrostidis

Urocystis calamagrostidis (Lavrov) Zundel, 1953

on Calamagrostis


Lengthwise over the leaves run long black stripes of fungus tissue. The spores that are formed here come in bundles of 1-4, each bundle surrounded by numerous sterile cells.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Calamagrostis arundinacea, epigeios, neglecta, villosa.


Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse, Thiel, Brodtbeck ao (2017a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Tomasi (2014a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 28.iii.2019