Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia astrantiae

Puccinia astrantiae Kalchbrenner, 1865

on Astrantia

Puccinia astrantiae: teliospores

Astrantia major, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores

gall

No host plant alteration; only telia. Telia mainly hypophyllous, dark brown, long covered both by the epidermis and a layer of fungal tissue; spores on a short, deciduous stalk, two-celled.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Astrantia major, minor.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 422), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mułenko, Sałata & Wołczańska (1995a), Negrean (1996b), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 27.x.2022