Physoderma trifolii (Passerini) Karling, 1950

Fungi, Blastocladiomycota, Blastocladiomycetes, Blastocladiales

on Trifolium

gall

0.5-1 mm large, hyaline pustules in numbers on the leaves and on the disfigured petioles and stems.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Trifolium hybridum, incarnatum, montanum, pratense, repens, resupinatum, subterraneum.

synonyms

Both Brandenburger and Klenke & Scholler discuss, as two separate species: Physoderma trifolii (Passerini) en Olpidium trifolii Schröter. However, the Index Fungorum (2015) treats Olpidium trifolii (Passerini) Schröter, 1886as an invalid synonym of Phsoderma trifolii.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Tomasi (2012a).

14/10/2015

mod 28.vi.2017