Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Venturia cassandrae

Venturia cassandrae Peck, 1885

on Chamaedaphne

parasite

Leaf spots with amphigenous pycnidia, mouth opening with blackish brown, 37-68 µm long bristles. Asci 15-21 x 45-60 µm, spores 6-9 x 16-21 µm.

host plants

Ericaceae, monophagous

Chamaedaphne.

synonyms

Gibbera cassandrae (Peck) Barr, 1961.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 465).

Last modified 1.xi.2022