Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synchytrium plantagineum

Synchytrium plantagineum Saccardo & Spegazzini, 1879

on Plantago

gall

c. 0.1 mm high pustules on the leaves, golden-red, ultimately blackish. Difficult to separate from the galls of S. aureum, possibly synonymous with that species.

hostplants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Plantago lanceolata.

notes

(Within Europe) known from Italy.

references

Karling (1964a).

11/01/2016

Last modified 17.vii.2017