Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces scrophulariae

Uromyces scrophulariae (de Candolle) Berkeley & Broome, 1869

on Scrophularia

Uromyces scrophulariae: teliospores

Scrophularia scorodonia, from González-Fragoso (1925a): teliospores


No host plant alternation. Infected plants are considerably disfigured. Aecia yellow, cupulate, on the stems and yellow spots at the underside of the leaves. No uredininia are formed. Telia on galled spots of the stems and leaves (underside), brownish black, after erosion of the lead coloured epidermis. Spores one-celled, irregular in shape; pedicel about as long as the spore, persistent.


Scrophulariaceae, monophagous

Scrophularia aestivalis, auriculata, bosniaca, canina subsp. hoppii, herminii, nodosa, peregrina, sambucifolia, scopolii scorodonia, sublyrata, umbrosa.


Brandenburger (1985a: 573), Buhr (1965a), Coulianos & Holmåsen (1991a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a), Gäumann (1959a), Gjaerum & Sunding (1986a), González-Fragoso (1925a), Henderson (2000a), Jage, Scholler & Klenke (2010a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kozłowska, Mułenko & Heluta (2015a), Losa España (1944a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Preece & Hick (1994a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a), Tomasi (2014a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2008a), Wilson & Henderson (1966a), Woods, Stringer, Evans & Chater (2015a).

Last modified 17.xi.2022