Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aecidium molluginis

Aecidium molluginis Wurth, 1905

on Galium


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

host plants

Rubiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Galium mollugo.


check here about the the genus Aecidium.


Brandenburger (1985a: 507), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

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