Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia intybi

Puccinia intybi (Juel) Sydow, 1901

on Crepis


No host plant alternation. Spermogonia mostly missing. Aecia hypophyllous, cupulate, yellow with recurved margin, on vague spots. Uredinia amphigenous, pulverulent, cinnamon brown. Urediniospores 24-30 µm, with 2-3 dispersed pores. Telia as the uredinia, dark brown; spores 13-24 x 23-37 µm, two-celled, finely verrucose, on very short, hyaline, deciduous pedicels.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagous

Crepis praemorsa.


Brandenburger (1985a: 680), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mayor (1971a).

Last modified 30.xi.2022