Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces fulgens

Uromyces fulgens Bubák, 1907

on Cytisus, Lembotropis


No host plant alternation. Spermogonia and aecia hypophyllous, also on the stems. Aecia cupulate, with a white, outwards curved, peridium, divided into segments; spore mass yellow.
Uredinia hypophyllous, very small, soon naked, cinnamon-coloured; spores 20-25 x 20-28 µm, remotely spinulose, with 3-6 randomly distributed pores. Telia similar, dark brown; spores 14-20 x 15-25 µm, one-celled, coarsely verrucose; top with a low hyaline papilla; pedicel hyaline, deciduous, short.

uredinia, telia

Fabaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Cytisus austriacus & subsp. heuffelii, hirsutus, ratisbonensis, ruthenicus, supinus; Lembotropis nigricans.


Brandenburger (1985a: 285), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholller (2015a), Tomasi (2012a).

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