Anthracoidea lasiocarpae Lindeberg, 1963

on Carex

gall

the contents of the ultimately rupturing utriculi is transformed into a hard, black body with a dusty surface; it consists of agglutinated spores. The spores are 20-30 µm long.

hostplants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex lasiocarpa.

Occasionally on C. rostrata, rotundata, and saxatilis.

references

Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Scholler, Schnittler & Piepenbring (2003a), Vánky (1994a).

mod 27.vii.2018