Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Entyloma linariae

Entyloma linariae Schröter, 1877

on Linaria

Entyloma linariae on Linaria vulgaris

Linaria vulgaris, Belgium, prov. Limbourg, Gerhoeven, de Rammelaars 20.xi.2020 © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Entyloma linariae on Linaria vulgaris


Entyloma linariae on Linaria vulgaris

the shape of the spot is not influenced by the midrib

Entyloma linariae: spores

spore mass

Entyloma linariae: spores

sporen (12-16 µm).

Entyloma linariae: Entylomella stage

conidia of the Entylomella stage


up to 3 mm large, amphigenous leaf spot, white at first, light brown later and then often centrally perforated. Embedded in the host tissue smooth, hyaline, light yellow spores.

host plants

Plantaginaceae, monophagous

Linaria genistifolia, repens, vulgaris.


Brandenburger (1985a: 567), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2016a), Klenke (2002a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2014a, 2019a), Kruse & Jage (2014a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2014a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky & Abbasi (2013a).

Last modified 17.xi.2022