Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia schroeteri

Puccinia schroeteri Passerini, 1875

on Narcissus

Puccinia schroeteri: telia, teliospores

Narcissus pseudonarcissus, from Unamuno (1941a): leaf underside with telia, teliospores


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia epiphyllous, up to 1 x 3 mm, dark brown, margined with violet. Spores one-celled or two-celled, wall with a network of warts or fine lines.

host plants

Amaryllidaceae, monophagous

Narcissus jonquilla, x medioluteus, poeticus & subsp. radiiflorus + verbanensis, pseudonarcissus, tazetta.


Brandenburger (1985a 734), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Hafellner (1980a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Negrean & Anastasiu (2006a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Unamuno (1941a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a).

Last modified 6.xii.2022