Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia corteyi

Puccinia corteyi Ranojewitsch, 1919

on Heracleum


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia hypophyllous, also on the petioles, in compact, dark brown groups, on galled spots. Teliospores two-celled, ovoid; wall brown, smooth, uniformly thick; pedicel hyaline, deciduous.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Heracleum pumilum.


Brandenburger (1985a: 444), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a).

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