Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Rhizothyrium abietis

Rhizothyrium abietis Naumov, 1915

on Abies

parasite

Disk-shaped pycnidia at upper side and underside of the needles. Conidia 5-6 x 14-23 ┬Ám, 3-septate.

host plants

Pinaceae, monophagous

Abies balsamea, sibirica.

notes

Anamorph of Rhizocalyx abietis.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 16), Smerlis (1967a).

Last modified 2.viii.2022