Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia pozzii

Puccinia pozzii Semadeni, 1904

on Chaerophyllum


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia dark brown, pulverulent, hypophyllous, also on petioles; causing galling; spores 14-28 x 22-45 µm, two-celled, smooth. Germination pore of the lower cell not in a fixed position (cf P. enormis).

host plants

Apiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Chaerophyllum hirsutum.

According to Gäumann also C. bulbosum (contra Klenke & Scholler).


Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a: 436), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

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