Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Antherospora muscari-botryoidis

Antherospora muscari-botryoidis (Ciferri) Piątek & Lutz, 2013

on Muscari


the contents of the pollen sacs is transformed into an olive-brown mass of spores. The infestation is systemic: all (fertile) anthers in an inflorescence are affected.

host plants

Asparagaceae, narrowly monophagous

Muscari botryoides.


Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Piątek, Lutz & Chater (2013a).

Last modified 16.viii.2022