Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia gundeliae

Puccinia gundeliae Cook, 1880

on Gundelia


Telia amphigenous, scattered, powdery, ≤ 2 mm, blackish-brown. Teliospores 18-25 x 21-32 µm, densely verruculose, wall not thickened at apex. Epper cell with subapical pore, lower cell with pore near septum. Pedicel short, hyaline, deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Gundelia tournefortii.

distribution within Europe



Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Bahçecioğlu, Kabaktepe & Yildiz (2006a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a).

Last modified 22.xi.2021