Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia calthicola

Puccinia calthicola Schröter, 1879

on Caltha


Spermogonia amphigenous. Aecia hypophyllous. Uredinia mainly hypophyllous op yellowed spots, brown; spores one-celled, spinulose; 2-3 ± equatorial germination pores. Telia mainly hypophyllous, soon naked, dark brown, pulverulent; spores broadly-elliptic, two-celled, finely verrucose, apical cell with only a low papilla, on a short, deciduous pedicel.


Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Caltha palustris.


Puccinia zopfii Winter, 1880.


contrary to P. calthae mainly a species of alpine altitudes (Melzer ao).


Buhr (1964b), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Hafellner (1980a, Henderson (2000a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Maier, Wingfield, Mennicken & Wingfield (2007a), Melzer, Pittoni, Poelt & Scheuer (1984a), Mułenko, Sałata & Wołczańska (1995a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Scholler & Schubert (1993a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).


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