Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia silai

Puccinia silai Fuckel, 1870

on Silaum


No host plant alternation, no aecia. Spermogonia, uredinia and telia hypophyllous, also on veins and stem, uredinia sometimes merging into crusts, causing strong galling. Urediniospores spinulose, wall apically thickened, 3(4) equatorial germination pores. Teliospores 2-celled, short-oval, smooth.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Silaum silaus.


sometimes consiedred conspecific with Puccinia angelicae.


Brandenburger (1985a: 458), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2019a), Pellicier (2001a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

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