Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Taphrina ostryae

Taphrina ostryae Massalongo, 1889

on Ostrya


leaves with brown, distinctly margined, not thickened spots. At the underside a white fungal bloom, consisting of asci, each one on a broad base cell.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Ostrya carpinifolia.


Exaoascus ostryae (Massalongo) Saccardo, 1889.


Bataille (1936a), Brandenburger (1985a: 57), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 3.iii.2019