Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Oculimacula yallundae

Oculimacula yallundae (Wallwork & Spooner) Crous & Gams

eyespot, strawbreaker, foot-rot disease

on grasses

parasite

Leaf spots on the leaves and leah sheaths at the base of the plant, with caespituli. Conidia solitary, 3-4 x 35-80 ┬Ám, 3-6-septate. Often stem rot.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Aegilops; Agropyron; Agrostis; Avena; Bromus; Dactylis; Deschampsia; Festuca; Hordeum; Koeleria; Lolium; Poa; Secale; Triticum.

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum, Pyrgus.

pupa

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synonyms

Ramulispora herpotrichoides (Fron) von Arx, 1993.

notes

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references

Braun (1995b).

Last modified 5.viii.2022