Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Synchytrium sanguineum

Synchytrium sanguineum Schröter, 1876

Fungi, Chytridiomycota, Chytridiomycetes, Chytridiales

on Cirsium

gall

numerous, hypophyllous, hyaline reddish, less than 0.5 mm large, hard multicellular warts, usually in groups, at the underside the leaves just above the ground. Often forming extensive blood-red crusts.

hostplants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Cirsium palustre.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964b), Karling (1964a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a).

09/01/2016

Last modified 28.vi.2017