Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis orobanches

Urocystis orobanches (Mérat) Fischer von Waldheim, 1877

Ustilaginomycetes, Urocystidales

on Phelipanche

gall

swellings of the roots and underground part of the stem, filled with a blackish brown granular-powdery mass of spore balls, that consist of 1-2 spores covered by a, locally double, layer of sterile cells.

host plants

Orobanchaceae, monophagous

Phelipanche mutelii, ramosa.

synonyms

Tuburcinia orobanches Mérat) Fries, 1832.

references

Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a)l Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2014a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky & Abbasi (2013a).

Last modified 26.iii.2019