Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Uromyces vulpiae

Uromyces vulpiae Losa Espanã, 1945

on Vulpia


No host plant alternation known, only uredinia and telia. Urediniospores 18 x 18-20 µm. Telia mainly epiphyllous, small, black, long covered by the epidermis; spores 1-celled, 17-22 x 25-40 µm; wall smooth, apically somewhat thickened; pedicel 15-25 µm.

host plants

Poaceae, narrowly monophagous

Vulpia ?muralis, myuros.


Brandenburger (1985a: 777), Gäumann (1959a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Talhinhas, Carvalho, Figueira & Ramos (2019a).

Last modified 10.xi.2021