Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia selini-carvifoliae

Puccinia selini-carvifoliae Săvulescu, 1940

on Apiaceae


No host plant alternation, no aecia, spermogonia unknown. Uredinia and telia hypophyllous, on yellowed leaf spots, pulverulent, brown and dark brown, respectively. Urediniospores 22-27 x 26-32 µm with 2(3) germination pores, not capped by a papilla; wall apically often thickened. Teliospores 2-celled, ob-pyriform; wall smooth, of irregular thickness; pedicel short, brownish, breaking off.

host plants

Apiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Selinum carvifolia.


Brandenburrger (1985a: 456), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 31.x.2022