Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis bromi

Urocystis bromi (Lavrov) Zundel, 1953

on Bromus


Elongate narrow blisters between the nerves of the leaf. The brownish black spore balls that are released here consist of 1-4 spores, wrapped in a layer of smaller sterile cells.

host plants

Poaceae, oligophagous

Anisantha sterilis; Bromopsis erecta, inermis, riparia; Bromus commutatus, hordeaceus.


Brandenburger (1985a: 752), Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kummer (2009a), Lotze-Engelhard (2010a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Spooner & Legon (2006a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 22.i.2023