Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia serpylli

Puccinia serpylli Lindroth, 1903

on Thymus

gall

No host plant alternation; telia only. Telia black, pulvinate, up to 10 mm long. Teliospores two-celled, 18-28 x 35-54 µm, on a persistent pedicel of 50-120 µm.

host plants

Lamiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Thymus fallax, fedtschenkoi, kotschyanus, serpyllum, transcaucasicus.

references

Bahcecioglu & Gjaerum (2004a), Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Bahçecioğlu, Kabaktepe & Yildiz (2006a), Brandenburger (1985a: 546), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

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