Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia tulipae

Puccinia tulipae Schröter, 1875

on Tulipa


No host plant alternation, only telia. Telia up to 2 mm ø, mainly hypophyllous, pulverulent, blackish brown, on yellow spots. Spores globular, consisting of two cells; their walls are thick, verruculose. Pedicel as long as the spore, deciduous, hyaline.

host plants

Liuliaceae, monophagous

Tulipa armena, biflora, gesneriana, suaveolens.


Brandenburger (1985a: 711), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Kabaktepe, Karakuş & Mutlu (2015a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Savchenko, Heluta, Wasser & Nevo (2014d), Savchenko, Wasser, Heluta & Nevo (2019a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

Last modified 3.xii.2022