Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia fuckelii

Puccinia fuckelii Sydow & Sydow, 1902

on Jurinea


only uredinia and telia. Uredinia epiphyllous, on small leaf spots, rust-coloured, pulverulent; spores yellowish brown, one-celled, finely spinulose, with 3 equatorial germination pores. Telia like the uredinia but dark brown. Teliospores two-celled, ovoid, smooth, of uniform thickness; pedicel hyaline, deciduous, up to 30 µm.

host plants

Juncaceae, narrowly monophagous

Jurinea alata, aucheriana, cyanoides.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 668), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 29.xi.2022