Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Urocystis orobanches

Urocystis orobanches (Mérat) Fischer von Waldheim, 1877

on Phelipanche


swellings of the roots and underground part of the stem, filled with a blackish brown granular-powdery mass of spore balls, that consist of 1-2 spores covered by a, locally double, layer of sterile cells.

host plants

Orobanchaceae, monophagous

Phelipanche mutelii, ramosa.


Tuburcinia orobanches Mérat) Fries, 1832.


Brandenburger (1985a: 583), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a)l Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Vanderweyen & Fraiture (2014a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky & Abbasi (2013a).

Last modified 19.xi.2022