Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Phyllosticta syringae

Phyllosticta syringae Westendorp, 1852

on Syringa


Causes amphigenous leaf spots that often occupy a good part of the leaf. Pycnidia epiphyllous, pale brown. Conidia 3-4 x 7-0 ┬Ám, biguttulate.

host plants

Oleaceae, monophagous

Syringa vulgaris.


Brandenburger (1985a: 492), Cejp (1965a), Grove (1935a).

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