Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis deschampsiae

Urocystis deschampsiae Piątek, 2006

Fungi, Uricystidaceae

on Deschampsia

gall

long striae between the veins over the leaves that, upon rupturing, release a black, powdery mass of spore balls. The spore balls consist of 1-4 spores, covered by a, usually complete, layer of sterile cells. Spores smooth, , 10-13 x 13-17 µm.

hostplants

Poaceae, monophagous

Deschampsia cespitosa.

references

Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Piątek (2006a).

01/12/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017