Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Spermospora ciliata

Spermospora ciliata (Sprague) Deighton, 1968

on grssses

parasite

Leaf spots with caespituli. Conidia solitary, fusiform, 3-6 x 20-75 µm, 2-4-septate. Apical cel with a long rostrum, basal cell with a short appendix.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Agrostis capillaris; Alopecurus pratensis; Bromopsis inermis; Calamagrostis epigeios; Calamagrostis epigeios; Deschampsia cespitosa; Elytrigia repens; Festuca ovina, rubra; Phleum pratense; Poa alpina, pratensis; Schedonorus arundinaceus, pratensis.

references

raun (1995b), Mäkelä (1973a).

Last modified 7.viii.2022