Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia heeringiana

Puccinia heeringiana Klebahn, 1913

on Tanacetum


No host plant alternation, only telia: mainly hypophyllous, dark brown, compact and pulvinate; spores 2-celled, 16-21 x 36=53 µm; wall smooth, thin, apically thickened; pedicel persistent.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Argyranthemum frutescens; Tanacetum parthenium, vulgare.


Brandenburger (1985a: 641), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 26.xi.2022