Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

New records of Microbotryum species parasitizing Caryophyllaceae from Ukraine.

Abstract

Four records of smut fungi belonging to the genus Microbotryum LĂ©v. are reported. Two species were found on new hosts, namely M. dianthorum on Dianthus borbasii and D. pseudoserotinus and M. superbum on D. stenocalyx. Microbotryum lagerheimii on Lychnis viscaria is a new species for Ukraine.