Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ustilago crameri

Ustilago crameri Körnicke, 1874

on Setaria


Ovaries swollen, covered by sooty mass of spores. Spores smooth, irregularly rounded. The infection is systemic.

host plants

Poaceae, monophagous

Setaria adhaerens, faberi, italica, viridis.


Almaraz (1998a), Brandenburger (1985a: 841), Buhr (1965a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Negrean & Anastasiu (2006a), Savchenko & Heluta (2012a), Tomasi (2012a, 2014a), Vánky (1994a), Vánky & Abbasi (2013a).

Last modified 15.xii.2022