Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia angelicae

Puccinia angelicae (Schumacher) Fuckel, 1870

on Apiaceae

Puccinia angelicae: spores

Angelica sylvestris, from González Fragoso (1924a): urediniospores and teliospores


No host plant alternation, no aecia. Spermogonia, uredinia and telia hypophyllous, on yellowed leaf spots. The fresh uredinia have a striking bright-yellow colour; later they turn rust-coloured. Teliospores spinulose, with 3(4) equatorial germination pores; the wall conspicuously thickened at the top. Telia small, lang covered by the epidermis; spores two-celled, smooth, on a a short deciduous pedicel. The germination pore of the lower cell usually located in the lower half of the cell.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Angelica archangelica & subsp. litoralis, atropurpurea, sylvestris; Laserpitium prutenicum; Peucedanum arenarium, japonicum, latifolium, palustre; Selinum carvifolia, dubium.


Puccinia bullata (Persoon) Schröter, 1879.


Brandenburger (1985a: 427), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1922a, 1924a), Heluta, Hayova, Tykhonenko ao (2010a), Henderson (2000a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Ludwig (1974a), Negrean & Denchev (2000a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Scholler & Schubert (1993a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

Last modified 27.x.2022