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).

mod 2.ix.2018