Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia enormis

Puccinia enormis Fuckel, 1874

on Chaerophyllum


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia dark brown, pulverulent, hypophyllous, also on petioles; causing galling; spores 8-23 x 28-46 µm, two-celled, smooth. Germination pore of the lower cell close to the pedicel attachment (cf P. pozzii).

host plants

Apiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Chaerophyllum bulbosum, villarsii.


Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a: 436), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 28.x.2022