Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia holophaea

Puccinia holophaea Sydow, 1935

on Heptaptera

Pucciinia holophaeae: teliospores

Heptaptera anisoptera, from Săvulescu & Rayss (1935a): teliospores


No host alternation, only telia. Telia deep black, 1-3 mm, amphigenous on small pale spots, dispersed or in circles. Teliospores 26-33 x 42-52 µm; pedicel hyaline, fragile.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Heptaptera anisoptera.


Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Săvulescu & Rayss (1935a).

Last modified 21.xii.2019