Synchytrium erieum Karling, 1962
Fungi, Chytridiomycota, Chytridiomycetes, Chytridiales
on Plantago lanceolata
Plantago lanceolata, Wales, Carmarthen, VC44 © Malcolm Storey, BioImages
leaves with tiny warts, less than half a mm, yellow or orange, usually a large number together. They consist of a single infected cell, surrounded by 2-3 layers of un-infected, but swollen and discoloured cells.
Plantaginaceae, narrowly monophagous
Brandenburger (1985a), Karling (1964a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a).