Puccinia triticina Eriksson, 1899
spermoginia honey-coloured, epiphyllous, on up to 1.5 cm large, discoloured, lightly galled patches. Aecia on their undersides, cupulate, peridium pale yellowish.
Spermogomia / aecia on Thalictrum may belong to several species, that can only be identified when the host plant alternation is known.
Thalictrum aquilegiifolium, flavum, lucidum, minus, simplex.
on Aegilops, Triticum
Uredinia ± 1 mm long, epiphyllous, also on the stems and leaf sheaths, orange-brown, may be very numerous over the entire leaf; urediniospores with 8-10 pores; wall brown. Telia blackish brown, hypophyllous; the remain permanently covered by the epidermis and are divided into compartments by rows of brown paraphyses. Teliospores 2-celled, long-clavate, hardly constricted; the wall is smooth and becomes somewhat thicker apically; pedicel short.
many authors take triticina as conspecific with, or a variety of, P. recondita.
important cereal crop; control consists mainly in the development of resistant wheat strains.
Bolton, Kolmer & Garvin (2008a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1954a, 1965a), Dupias (1952a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Schioller (2015a), Kolmer (2013a), Liu & Hamilton (2010a, 2013a), Liu, Szabob, Hambleton ao (2013a), Marsalis & Goldberg (2016a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2011a).