Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Plasmopara epilobii

Plasmopara epilobii (Otth) Schröter, 1887

on Epilobium

Plasmopara epilobii on Epilobium spec.

Epilobium spec., Belgium, prov. Limburg, Koersel, de Dunne Broeken © Carina Van Steenwinkel

Plasmopara epilobii on Epilobium spec.

infected leaf, underside

Plasmopara epilobii on Epilobium spec.

leaf spots, underside

Plasmopara epilobii on Epilobium spec.

detail

Plasmopara epilobii: conidiophore

conidiophore

Plasmopara epilobii: conidia

conidia

gall

leaves with irregular yellow to brown, eventually dried, spots; at the underside a white fungal down of erect, in their upper section repeatedly branched conidiophores, each terminal branch with an almost globular conidium.

hostplants

Onagraceae, monophagous

Epilobium ? anagallidifolium, cikiatum, hirsutum, montanum, obscurum, palustre, parviflorum, x persicinum, roseum, tetragonum.

references

Brandenburger (1985a), Doppelbaur, Huber & Poelt (1965a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Kruse (2014a), Müller & Kokeš (2008a).

Last modified 2.ix.2018