Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia melitellae

Puccinia melitellae Pantidou & Henderson, 1977

on Crepis

parasite

Uredinia and telia, chestnut and dark brown, respectively. Urediniospores spinulose, 3(4) pores, 18-23 x 18-25 µm. Teliospores 2-celled, verrucose, 20-23 x 28-34 µm.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Crepis.

distribution within Europe

Malta.

references

Brandenburger (1985a: 681).

Last modified 30.xi.2022