Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Leptotrochila medicaginis

Leptotrochila medicaginis (Fuckel) Schüepp, 1959

on Medicago

parasite

Leaf spots with stromata. Conidia 2-3 x 4-6 µm. After the plant has died yellowish brown apothecia develop.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Medicago lupulina, minima, sativa.

synonyms

Sporonema phacidioides Desmazières, 1847.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 304), Kirbağ (2004a), Krieglsteiner (1994a), Kruse (2019a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska (2006a).

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