Melampsoraceae

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Melampsoraceae
Populus, Melampsora larici-populina uredosori (3).jpg
uredosori of Melampsora laricipopulina on a poplar leaf
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales
Family: Melampsoraceae
Dietel
Genus: Melampsora
Castagne

Melampsoraceae are a family of rust fungi in the order Pucciniales. The family is monotypic, containing the single genus Melampsora, which contains about 90 species.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA. (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI. p. 413. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 

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