Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia anthemidis

Puccinia anthemidis Sydow & Sydow, 1902

on Asteraceae, Anthemideae


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia dark brown, compact, pulvinate, mainly hypophyllous, on yellow spots. Teliospores two-celled, elliptic, 15-22 x 32-54 µm, somewhat constricted. Wall smooth, apically somewhat thickened. Pedicel hyaline, persistent, thick, about as long as the spore.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Anacyclus clavatus; Anthemis arvensis, cotula; Cotula altissima; Glebionis segetum; Tripleurospermum inodorum.


Brandenburger (1985a: 631), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2014a).

Last modified 25.xi.2022