Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synchytrium pilificum

Synchytrium pilificum Thomas, 1883

Fungi, Chytridiomycota, Chytridiomycetes, Chytridiales

on Potentilla

gall

the tiny pustules that in other Synchytrium species are composed of one or a few cells epidermis cells, consist here of 20-40 cells and are extended into long, acute, white hairs.

hostplants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Potentilla erecta.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Tomasi (2014a).

12/10/2015

Last modified 28.vi.2017