Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis leimbachii

Urocystis leimbachii Örtel, 1881

on Adonis


lead-grey, rather large blister near the root collar, less large also elsewhere on the plant, that upon rupturing releases a black spore mass. Spores in groups of 1-6, surrounded by an incomplete layer of sterile cells.


Ranunculaceae, monophagous

Adonis aestivalis, annua, distorta, flammea, pyrenaica, vernalis, volgensis.


Tuburcinia leimbachii.


Almaraz (1998a), Brandenburger (1985a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Scholz & Scholz (2013a), Tóth (1994a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 27.vii.2018