Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pseudoidium ceratoniae

Pseudoidium ceratoniae (Comes) Braun & Cook, 2012

on Ceratonia


mycelium hypophyllous, effuse, white; also on the pods, that may become severely disfigured. Appressoria lobed, mostly solitary. Conidia solitary, elliptic, without fibrosin bodies. Foot-cell of the conidiophore straight or curved at the base, 15-50 µm. Cleistothecia unknown.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Ceratonia siliqua.


Oidium ceratoniae Comes, 1981.§


Braun & Cook (2012a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Unamuno (1943a).

Last modified 29.ix.2022