Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthracoidea baldensis

Anthracoidea baldensis Vánky, 1979

on Carex


the contents of the ultimately rupturing utriculi is transformed into a hard, black body consisting of agglutinated spores; initially it is covered by a silvery membrane, that later flakes off. The spore wall is very uneven in thickness and structure.

host plants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex baldensis.


Brandenburger (1985a: 873), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 19.xii.2022