Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia mulgedii

Puccinia mulgedii Sydow, 1902

on Lactuca


aecia pustules, opening by a pore, hypophyllous, yellow, on small yellow spots, not causing galling. Uredinia hypophyllous, tiny, cinnamon-coloured; spores with 2-3 dispersed spores. Telia similar, but dark brown. Teliospores two-celled, ovoid, not constricted, without papillae; wall uniformly thin, very finely verruculose; pedicel hyaline, short, deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, narrowly monophagpus

Lactuca alpina, aurea, macropphylla, mulgedioides.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 676), Dietrich (2016b), Gäumann (1959a), Hafellner (1980a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Tomasi (2003a).

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