Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia dracunculina

Puccinia dracunculina Fahrendorff, 1941

on Artemisia


No host plant alternation; no aecia. Spermogonia epiphyllous, uredinia and telia mostly hypophyllous. Uredinia light brown, long covered by the epidermis; urediniospores elliptic to cylindric with 3 equatorial germination pores. telia black; teliospores 2-celled, finely spinulose.


Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Artemisia dracunculus, glauca.


Brandenburger (1985: 633), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Leysen (2013a), Negrean & Anastasiu (2006a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 3.viii.2018