Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synchytrium athyrii

Synchytrium athyrii Lagerheim, 1905

Fungi, Chytridiomycota, Chytridiomycetes, Chytridiales

on Athyrium, Dryopteris

gall

dark brown, 0.4 mm high, narrow cones that are attached with their tip to all parts of the plant, but mainly the leaf disk.

hostplants

Dryopteridaceae, Woodsiaceae, narrowly polyphagous

Athyrium filix-femina; Dryopteris.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 5), Buhr (1964b), Karling (1964a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt (1986a), Rasbach & Schneller (1983a).

29/08/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017