Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Entyloma magnusii

Entyloma magnusii (Ule) Winter, 1884

on Asteraceae


pustule, 3-20 mm in size, usually at the base of the stem, brownish green at first, eventually dark brown. Inside a yellowish brown agglutinated mass of spores; spores thick-walled, 10-17 x 11-21 µm.

host plants

Asteraceae, Astereae, oligophagous

Antennaria dioica; Gnaphalium uliginosum; Helichrysum arenarium; Laphangium luteoalbum.

Buhr mentions E. antennariae from, among other species, Leontopodium nivale subsp. alpinum; however, there is no smut fungus cited by Vánky from edelweiss.


Entyloma antennariae Liro, 1939; E. aschersonii (Ule) Woronin, 1881.


Brandenburger (1985a: 618), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2016a), Klenke (2002a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Scholz (1968a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Tomasi (2014a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 23.xi.2022