Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia vulpiana

Puccinia vulpiana Guyot, 1947

op Allium


not described, probably morphologically not with certainty distinguishable from other species on the same host plant..

spermogonia, aecia

Amaryllidaceae narrowly monophagous

Allium flavum, schoenoprasum.

on Vulpia


uredinia cinnamon coloured, not in rows, without paraphyses; urediniospores with 5-7 pores. Telia on leaves and stems, black, long covered by the epidermis, never in stripes. Teliospores 2-celled, somewhat constricted; wall smooth, rather thin except apically at the tip; pedicel short yellowish brown.

uredinia, telia

Poaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Vulpia bromoides, ciliata, geniculata, myuros, sicula


P. vulpiana is considered a junior synonym of P. hordei by the Index Fungorum (2016).


Brandenburger (1985a: 719, 777), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

Last modified 10.xii.2022