Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia glechomatis

Puccinia glechomatis de Candolle, 1808

on Glechoma, (etc.?)

Puccinia glechomatis galls

Glechoma hederacea, France, Isère, Rhône-Alpes, Les Abrets; © Arnold Grosscurt

Puccinia glechomatis: telia on Glechoma hederacea

Glechoma hederacea, Amstelveen, Thijssepark: old and younger telia

Puccinia glechomatis: teliospore

the germination pore of the top cell is subapical, that of the basal cell just against the separation wall

Puccinia glechomatis: teliospore

Glechoma hederacea, Overveen: teliospore

Puccinia glechomatis: teliospore



No host plant alternation, telia only.

host plants

Lamiaceae, ? monophagous

Glechoma hederacea, hirsuta.

Mentioned by Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe from Salvia euphratica, rosifolia.


Kruse (2014a) found rusts on Agastache nepetoides and cf. pringlei that could belong to P.glechomatis, or to the extremely similar, North American, P. hyssopi Schweinitz, 1832.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1972a, 1985a: 529), Buhr (1964b), Chinery (2011a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), Gönczö & Révay (1981a), González Fragoso (1924a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2016a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Koops (2013a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Kruse (2014a, 2019a), Marková & Urban (1988a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Ruszkiewicz-Michalska (2006a), Scheuer & Bechter (2012a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

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