Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Puccinia willemetiae

Puccinia willemetiae Bubák, 1902

on Willemetia


no host plant alternation. Aecia in small groups, cupulate, spores white. Uredinia and telia very small, amphigenous, on violet spots. Uredinia cinnamon brown, urediniospores with two pores. Telia black. Teliospores 2-celled, oval, hardly constricted; wall uniformly thick, finely verrucose; pedicel as long as the spore, deciduous.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Willemetia stipitata.


Brandenburger (1985a: 675), Buhr (1965a), Doppelbaur & Doppelbaur (1973a), Gäumann (1959a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Mayor (1970a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a).

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