Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia artemisiicola

Puccinia artemisiicola Sydow & Sydow, 1902

on Artemisia


no host plant alternation, only telia. Telia blackish brown, also on the stems, mostly in large groups, often confluent. Teliospores not dehiscing, 2-celled; slender obclavate; wall smooth, apically slightly thickened; pedicel long, almost hyaline, persistent.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia austriaca, campestris, scoparia.


Brandenburger (1985a: 632), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a).

Last modified 25.xi.2022