Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ustilago jagei

Ustilago jagei Kruse & Thines, 2018

on Agrostis


Morphologically similar to U. striiformis. The infection is systemic, infected plants normally are sterile; spores 9 x ┬Ám, olive brown, finely echinulate.

host plants

Poaceae, narrowly monophagous

Agrostis rupestris, stolonifera.


Kruse, Dietrich, Zimmerman ao (2018a), Kruse, Thiel, Braun, ao (2018e).

Last modified 13.x.2021