Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plasmopara angelicae

Plasmopara angelicae (Caspary) Trotter, 1926

on Angelica

Plasmopara angelicae

Angelica sylvestris, Belgium, prov. Antwerp, Meerhout, 22.v.2016 © Carina Van Steenwinkel:infected plant

Plasmopara angelicae

underside, beginning infection

Plasmopara angelicae

advanced infection

Plasmopara angelicae on Angelica sylvestris

conidiophores and conidia (congo-red staining)

Plasmopara angelicae on Angelica sylvestris



upper side of the leaves with angular yellow spots; underside with a white fungal down of erect conidiophores that apically bear a few short branches, each one ending upon a conidium.

host plants

Apiaceae, monophagous

Angelica archangelica, razulii, sylvestris.


Brandenburger (1985a), Chater, Woods, Stringer, ao (2020a), Doppelbaur, Huber & Poelt (1965a), García-Blázquez, Constantinescu, Tellería & Martín (2007a), Jage, Kruse, Kummer ao (2013a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Müller (2015a), Müller & Kokeš (2008a).

Last modified 6.x.2021