Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia pazschkei

Puccinia pazschkei Dietel, 1891

on Saxifraga


No host plant alternation; only dark brown telia. Spores two-celled, 15-22 x 27-42 µm, verrucose, on a short, deciduous pedicel; germination pore of the top cell with an inconspicuous papilla.


Saxifragaceae, monophagous

Saxifraga cotyldon, hirsuta, hostii, longifolia, paniculata.


Brandenburger (1985a: 217), Buhr (1965a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Henderson (2000a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Mayor (1975a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a).

Last modified 5.viii.2018