Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia ferulae

Puccinia ferulae Rudolphi, 1829

on Ferula.etc.


No host plant alternation. Aecia in numbers on hypertrophied parts of the leaves and petioles, pustulate; peridium inconspicuous. Uredinia not reliably known. Telia blackish brown. Teliospores two-celled, broadly elliptic, weakly constricted; wall smooth, apically not thickened; pedicel short and thin, hyaline, deciduous.

host plants

Apiaceae, oligophagous

Ferula communis, glauca, linkii, orientalis, sadleriana; Ferulago campestris, longistylus, sylvatica<.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 442), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), Gjaerum & Sunding (1986a), González Fragoso (1924a), Tomasi (2014a), Tóth (1994a).

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