Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia nevadensis

Puccinia nevadensis Sydow & Sydow, 1916

on Salvia

Puccinia nevadensis: teliospores

Salvia officinalis subsp. lavandulifolia, from González Fragoso (1924a): teliospores


No host plant alternation, only telia that are hypophyllous, black and compact. The spores are two-celled, 20-27 x 40-50 µm, short-oval, smooth, on a persistent pedicel of 100-175 µm.

host plants

Lamiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Salvia officinalis subsp. lavandulifolia.


Brandenburger (1985: 540), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a).

Last modified 13.xi.2022