Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microbotryum moenchiae-manticae

Microbotryum moenchiae-manticae (Lindtner) Vánky, 1998

on Moenchia


the contents of the capsules has been transformed into an initially agglutinated, later powdery, purplish-brown mass of spores.

host plants

Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Moenchia erecta, mantica.


Ustilago moenchiae-manticae Lindtner, 1950; Haradae moenchiae-manticae (Lindtner) Denchev & Shin, 2006..


Brandenburger (1985a: 101), Denchev, Denchev, Spooner & Helfer (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Spooner & Legon (2006a), Vánky (1994a), Woods, Chater, Smith ao (2018a).

Last modified 23.iii.2019