Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia heterophyllae

Puccinia heterophyllae Cooke, 1980

on Klasea


uredinia mostly hypophyllous, in groups, chestnut brown, pulverulent. Urediniospores globular, 23-25 µm, echinulate, with 3 pores. Telia hypophyllous, also caulicolous, dark brown, pulverulent. Teiiospores 2-celled, 23-25 x 33-38 µm, hardly constricted; wall verruculose, thickened near the apex; pedicel short, hyaline.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Klasea cerinthifolia


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Erdoğdu, Hüseyin & Suludere (2010a).

Last modified 22.xi.2021