Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Microbotryum succisae

Microbotryum succisae (Magnus) Bauer & Oberwinkler, 1997

on Succisa


the anthers are galled and fill the flowers with a whitish to pale ochraceous-yellow pass of spores. The infection is systemic.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, monophagous

Succisa pratensis.


Ustilago succisae Magnus, 1875.


Ainsworth & Sampson (1950a), Brandenburger (1985a: 602), Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Lutz & Vánky (2009a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Spooner & Legon (2006a), Tomasi (2014a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2014a), Vánky (1994), Woods, Chater, Smith ao (2018a).

Last modified 22.iv.2023