Melampsoraceae


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Noun1.Melampsoraceae - rust fungiMelampsoraceae - rust fungi        
fungus family - includes lichen families
order Uredinales, Uredinales - rust fungi: parasitic fungi causing rust in plants; sometimes placed in
genus Melampsora, Melampsora - rusts having sessile one-celled teliospores in a single layer
Cronartium, genus Cronartium - rust fungi having aecia produced in raised or swollen sori and teliospores borne in waxy columns
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inicialmente dos familias fueron definidas por las caracteristicas morfologicas de sus teliosporas: Melampsoraceae con teliosporas no pediceladas (teliosoros subepidermales, cubiertos) y Pucciniaceae con teliosporas pediceladas (teliosoros erumpentes) (Dietel 1928).
Las familias mas caracteristicas son Pucciniastraceae, Melampsoraceae (teliosporas cubiertas por el tejido del hospedante) y Cronartiacae (hibernacion en estados de anamorfo asociado con espermogonio, en algunos casos sistemicos).
White-pine Blister Rust--A destructive, fungal disease of eastern and western white pines, caused by the rust Cronartium ribicola, family Melampsoraceae.