Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia hellenica

Puccinia hellenica Trotter, 1905

on Echinops

parasite

Only chestnut, hypophyllous, compact telia. Spores 2-celled, smooth, 25-30 x 40-55 µm, apically a hyaline papilla, pedicel ≤ 75 µm, deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Echinops.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 667).

Last modified 29.xi.2022