Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia urticae-paniceae

Puccinia urticae-paniceae Mayor, 1949

on Urtica


see Puccinia urticata.

spermogonia, aecia

Urticaceae, monophagous

Urtica dioica, pilulifera, urens.

on Carex


uredinia light brown, amphigenous, often on small yellowish spots. Urediniospores with (2)3(4) equatorial germination pores. Telia up to 1 mm, blackish brown, amphigenous. Teliospores 2-celled; wall smooth, apically thickened; pedicel persistent, honey-coloured, up to half as long as the spore; the spores do not fall off.

uredinia, telia

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex panicea.


see note under P. urticata.


Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1965a), Doppelbaur & Doppelbaur (1968a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Termorshuizen & Swert (2011a) .


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