Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthracoidea elynae

Anthracoidea elynae (Sydow) Kukkonen, 1963

on Kobresia


the ovary, usually of several flowers, is transformed into a hard, black body, 1-2 mm in size, consisting of agglutinated spores.

host plants

Cyperaceae, monophagous

Kobresia myosuroides.


Cintractia elynae Sydow, 1924.


Almaraz (1998a), Boidol & Poelt (1963a), Brandenburger (1985a: 878), Buhr (1964b), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Melzer, Pittoni, Poelt & Scheuer (1984a), Schmid-Heckel (1985a), Tomasi (2003a), Vánky (1994a).

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