Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia pseudostriiformis

Puccinia pseudostriiformis Abbasi, Hedjaroude & Scholler, 2005

Fungi, Basidiomycota. Pucciniomycetes, Pucciniales, Pucciniaceae

on Poa


host alternation unknown, only uredinia and telia, both forming long conspicupus stripes. Uredinia lemon yellow; spores with 5-8 inconspicuous pores. Telia blackish brown, mainly on the leaf sheaths and culm, with brown paraphyses; spores 2-celled, apically mostly flattened.

uredinia, telia

Poaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Ochlopoa annua; Poa pratensis, nemoralis.


Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Liu & Hambleton (2010a).


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