Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis tessellata

Urocystis tessellata (Liro) Zundel, 1953

on Agrostis


similar to th galls of Ustilago striiformis, but here the spores are in clumps of 2-8, wrapped in a layer of small sterile cells.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Agrostis capillaris, stolonifera.


Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 26.iii.2019