Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces valesiacus

Uromyces valesiacus Fischer, 1902

on Vicia


systemic infection, disfiguring the entire plant. Aecia hypophyllous, equally distributed over the leaf, peridium cupulate, aeciospores yellow. Urediniospores are formed in small number in the telia, with 3(4) germination pores. Telia brown, pulverulent, hypophyllous, also on petioles and stem. Teliospores one-celled, wall thin and smooth, apically a low, hyaline papilla; pedicel thin, hyaline.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly monophagous

Vicia onobrychioides.


Brandenburger (1985a: 323), Buhr (1965a), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a).

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