Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Taphrina lutescens

Taphrina lutescens Rostrup, 1891

on Thelypteris


leaves with pale yellow, up to 3 mm large, unthickened spots. At maturity, the central surface bears a field of asci.

host plants

Thelypteridaceae, monophagous

Thelypteris palustris.


Bataille (1936a), Brandenburger (1985a: 9), Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mix (1949a).

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