Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces viciae-craccae

Uromyces viciae-craccae Constantineanu, 1904

on Euphorbia


see Aecidium euphorbiae.

spermogonia, aecia

Euphorbiaceae, narrowly monophagous:

Euphorbia cyparissias.

on Lens, Vicia


Uredinia and telia amphigenous, light brown and dark brown, respectively. Urediniospores 18-19 x 20-32 µm with 5 pores. Teliospores one-celled with some low, vertical, now and then anastomosing ridges; apically a small, well delimited papilla; pedicel up to 40 µm, hyaline, deciduous.

host plants

Fabaceae, narrowly oligophagous

Lens culinaris; Vicia cassubica, cracca & subsp. incana, pannonica, sativa & subsp. cordata + nigra, tenuifolia & subsp. dalmatica.


Bahçecioğlu & Kabaktepe (2012a), Blumer (1946a), Brandenburger (1985a: 323), Buhr (1964b), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2019a), Poelt & Zwetko (1997a), Spooner & Butterfill (1999a), Termorshuizen & Swertz (2011a).

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