Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia benedicti

Puccinia benedicti Sydow & Syow, 1902

on Centaurea

Puccinia benedicti: teliospores

Centaurea benedicta, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliosporen

gall

No host plant alternation; only uredina en telia. They are amphigenous, pulverulent, not associated with leaf spots, brown and black, respectively. Teliospores 22-27 x 20-40 µm, finely verrucose; pedicel deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Centaurea benedicta.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 666), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 28.xi.2022