Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aecidium succisae

Aecidium succisae Kirchner, 1856

on Succisa, etc.


Spermogonia and aecia amphigenous; aeca cupulate with a narrow peridium divided into segments. They stand in up to 5 mm large groups on pale, brown, or purple leaf spots.

host plants

Caprifoliaceae, oligophagous

Cephalaria transsylvanica; Knautia drymeia; Lomelosia palaestina; Succisa pratensis.


Aecidium scabiosae Dozy & Molkenboer, 1882.


check here about the the genus Aecidium.


Brandenburger (1985a: 198), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 21.xi.2022