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Melampsora medusae(MELMME)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: MELMME
  • Preferred name: Melampsora medusae
  • Authority: von Thümen

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Caeoma faulliana Hunter
Melampsora albertensis Arthur
Uredo medusae (von Thümen) Arthur

Common names
Name Language
Rost: Pappel German
conifer/poplar rust English
leaf rust of poplar English
roya del álamo Spanish
roya de las hojas del chopo Spanish
roya del chopo Spanish
rouille des feuilles du peuplier French
ferrugem alaranjada do choupo Portuguese (PT)
Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Basidiomycota ( 1BASIP )
Class Pucciniomycotina ( 1TELIC )
Subclass Pucciniomycetes ( 1PUCCL )
Order Pucciniales ( 1UREDO )
Family Melampsoraceae ( 1MELMF )
Genus Melampsora ( 1MELMG )
Species Melampsora medusae ( MELMME )

Related EPPO PM7 Standard