Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Flamingomyces ruppiae

Flamingomyces ruppiae (Feldmann) Bauer, Lutz, Piątek & Oberwinkler, 2007

on Ruppia


blackish brown striae, up to a cm long and half a mm wide over the basal parts of the leaves and the adjacent rhizome. In air cavities of the plant blackish brown, smooth spores.

host plants

Ruppiaceae, monophagous

Ruppia maritima.


Melanotaenium ruppiae Feldmann, 1959.


Bauer, Lutz, Piątek, Vánky & Oberwinkler (2007a), Brandenburger (1985a: 702), Buhr (1965a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Lotze-Engelhard (2010a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky, Lutz & Bauer (2008b).

Last modified 2.xii.2022