Mycosystema 4: 87-89, 1991


PUCCINIA EVODIAE-TRICHOTOMAE, A NEW RUST ON EVODIA (RATACEAE) IN HAINAN

ZHUANG JIAN-YUN
Systematic Mycologh & Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing


ABSTRACT: Puccinia evodiae-trichotomae sp.nov. from Hainan Proo., south China is described. The rust is characterized by its naked and pulvinate telia and palely coloured teliospores with walls of nearly uniform thickness. The distinction between this species and Puccinia evodiae Cumm., an affined species in Evodia sp. from Papua New Guinea. id briefly dicussed.