Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mastigosporium rubricosum

Mastigosporium rubricosum (Dearness & Bartholomew) Nannfeldt, 1939

on grasses

parasite

The infestation resembles the one by Mastigosporium album, but the conidia, 11-15 x 35-50 µm, never bear appendages.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Agrostis canina, capillaris, exarata, stolonifera; Alopecurus; Calamagrostis arundinacea, canadensis, canescens, epigeios, lapponica, pseudophragmites, purpurea, varia, villosa; Phleum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2019).

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 811), Braun (1995b), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Mäkelä (1970a), Mayrhofer, Obersteiner, Huss & Ingolič (1991a), Mułenko, Sałata & Wołczańska (1995a), Negrean (1996b).

Last modified 14.xii.2022