Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aecidium inulae-helenii

Aecidium inulae-helenii Constamtinenu, 1904

on Inula


Spermogonia honey coloured, hypophyllous. Aecia hypophyllous in groups on yellowish brown leaf spots; they are cuppulate, orange, with a white peridium divided into segments. Uredinia and telia, and possibly host alternation, not known.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Inula helenium.


check here about the the genus Aecidium.


Brandenburger (1985a: 619), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 24.xi.2022