Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Heterodoassansia morotiana

Heterodoassansia morotiana (Zundel) Vánky, 1993

on Baldellia


pale spots in the leaf, where individual spore balls, that are embedded in the host tissue, are recognisable as tiny black dots. The spore balls measure ± 0.1 mm, and consist of a large number of spores, invested by a mantle of one or two layers of smaller sterile cells.

host plants

Alismataceae, monophagous

Baldellia ranunculoides.


Doassansia morotiana Zundel, 1953.


Kleneke & Scholler (2015a), Vanky (1994a).

Last modified 22.iii.2019