Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia syriaca

Puccinia syriaca Sydow & Sydow, 1902

on Crucianella

parasite

Aecia and telia. Aecia regularly disrtibuted over the underside of the leaf. Telia dark brow, compact, also on the stems. Urediniospores formed in the telia, spinulose, 16-22 x 18-23 µm 3-5 obscure pores. Teliospores 13-28 x 23-25 µm.

host plants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Crucianella.

distribution within Europe

Turkey.

references

Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 506).

Last modified 9.xi.2022