Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia istriaca

Puccinia istriaca Sydow & Sydow, 1903

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Teucrium

Puccinia istriaca" teliospores

Teucrium polium, uit González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores


no host plant alternation, only telia. Telia mainly in up to 1 cm large patches on the basal part of the stem; less conspicuous also in the leaves; they are soon naked, pulverulent, blackish brown. Teliospores two-celled, short-elliptic, rounded on top and at base; wall smooth and of uniform thicknes; pedicel thin, mostly shorter than the spore, hyaline, deciduous.


Lamiceae, monophagous

Teucrium aureum, capitatum, polium.


Bahcecioglu & Gjaerum (2004a), Brandenburger (1985a: 544), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Negrean & Denchev (2000a).


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