Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia scirpi

Puccinia scirpi de Candolle, 1805

on Nymphoides


Spermogonia and aecia epiphyllous. Aecia yellow, cupulate, in circular groups on yellowed spots.

spermogonia, aecia

Menyanthaceae, monophagous

Nymphoides peltata.

on Scirpus s.l.


Uredinia brown, telia blackish brown. Teliospores 2-celled, on a yellow, persistent pedicel that is a bit longer than the spore.

uredinia, telia

Cyperaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Blysmus compressus, Bolboschoenus maritimus; Schoenoplectus lacustris & subsp. glaucus, litoralis.


Brandenburger (1985a: 496, 865), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Henderson (2000a, 2004a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a). Mayor (1971a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Roskam (2009a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

Last modified 18.xii.2022