Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia vossii

Puccinia vossii Körnicke, 1868

on Stachys


No host plant alternation, only telia. The mycelium is systemic; infected plants are pale; the plants get an abnormal aspect. Telia mostly hypophyllous, brown, pulverulent. Spores on a short deciduous pedicel; most are two-celled, but one-celled spores are not at all rare.

host plants

Lamiaceae, narrowly monophagous

Stachys annua, recta, setifera.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Brandenburger (1985a: 543), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), González Fragoso (1924a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a).

Last modified 27.xi.2021