Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia maritima

Puccinia maritima Gäumann, 1958

on Crucianella

Puccinia maritima on Crucianella maritima

Crucianella maritima: teliospores (from Gäumann).

parasite

Uredinia brown, tiny, amphigenous; spores spinulose, 22-27 x 25-32 µm, 6-9 pores. Telia on the stems, small, dark brown, spores 16-24 x 27-63 µm.

host plants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Crucianella maritima.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 506), Gäumann (1959a: 843).

Last modified 9.xi.2022