Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Gibbera salisburgensis

Metacapnodium ericophilum Niessl, 1856

on Erica

parasite

Bark brown fungal mat on the leaves. Pycnidia around the mouth with loose hyphae and setae. Asci 12-18 x 65-85 µm, 4 spores, 6-8 x 18-24 µm.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Erica.

synonyms

Antennularia salisburgensisreferences

Brandenburger (1985a: 466).

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