Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia conglomerata

Puccinia conglomerata (Strauss) Schmidt & Kunze, 1817

on Homogyne


No hostplant alternation, only telia. Telia mainly hypophyllous, brown, tiny but in up to 5 mm large groups. Teliospores 2-celled, roundish or oval, with a small apical papilla; wall smooth, uniform in thickness; pedicel short, hyaline, deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Homogyne alpina, discolor.


Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a: 646), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a).

Last modified 22.iv.2023