Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Anthracoidea lasiocarpae

Anthracoidea lasiocarpae Lindeberg, 1963

on Carex


the contents of the ultimately rupturing utriculi is transformed into a hard, black body with a dusty surface; it consists of agglutinated spores. The spores are 20-30 µm long.

host plants

Cyperaceae, narrowly monophagous

Carex lasiocarpa.

Occasionally on C. rostrata, rotundata, and saxatilis.


Brandenburger (1985a: 876), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Scholler, Schnittler & Piepenbring (2003a), Vánky (1994a).

Last modified 19.xii.2022