Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Muellerites juniperi

Muellerites juniperi (Müller & von Arx) Holm 1968

on Juniperus


Globose, up to 0.8 mm sized, black ascomata, at the base of the needles. Ascospores 8, dark brown, 12-15 x 45-57 µm, 3-4 septate.

host plants

Cupressaceae, monophagous

Juniperus communis subsp. nana.


Brandenburger (1985a: 30), Dai, Bahkali, Bhat, ao (2014a).

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