Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia narduri

Puccinia narduri Gonzalez Fragoso, 1914

on Micropyrum


host alternation not known, only uredinia and telia. Uredinia mainly hypophyllous, yellow, often merging into lines; spores with many distributed germination pores. Telia brownish black, covered by the epidermis, surrounded and divided into compartments by thick bundles of brown paraphyses; spores two-celled, apically thickened.

uredinia, telia

Poaceae, monophagous

Micropyrum tenellum (Nardurus lachenalii).


perhaps synonymous with P. poae-nemoralis.


Brandenburger (1985a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).


Last modified 16.vii.2017