Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia leucanthemi

Puccinia leucanthemi Passerini, 1874

on Glebionis, Leucanthemum


No host plant alternation; only telia. Telia mostly hypophyllous, preferably along the veins, on brown leaf spots, brown, often confluent. Spores two-celled; rather slender, 12-19 x 38-47 µm; wall smooth, apically somewhat thickened; pedicel persistent, up to 35 µm.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly oligophagous

Glebionis coronaria; Leucanthemum vulgare.


Brandenburger (1985a: 639), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse, Thiel, Beenken ao (2018d), Llorens i Villagrasa (1984a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 26.xi.2022