Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Taphrina carpini

Taphrina carpini (Rostrup) Johanson, 1886

on Carpinus


witches’ brooms, up to one meter high. In June – August asci are formed at the underside of the leaves. They are 20-30 µm high and stand on the leaf without a basal cell.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Carpinus betulus, orientalis.


Bataille (1936a), Brandenburger (1985a: 55), Buhr (1964b), Chlebicki & Chmiel (2006a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2016a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mix (1949a), Petrýdesová, Kučera, Bacigálová, ao (2016a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Tomasi (2003a, 2014a).

Last modified 23.viii.2022