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- Sicoli, G., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Plant biosystems 2018 v.152 no.4 pp. 684-693
- Euphorbia; Melampsora; bracts; internal transcribed spacers; leaves; plant pathogenic fungi; rust diseases; Italy
- ... A rust fungus attack was observed on Tree Spurge (Euphorbia dendroides) in two regions of southern Italy. Uredinia and telia of a Melampsora species were detected on the leaves, bracts of the cyathia and capsules of E. dendroides. On the basis of the morphological characteristics and rDNA ITS sequences of the above mentioned structures, the fungus was identified as M. gelmii. This report suggests ...