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Noun1.Puccinia - type genus of the PucciniaceaePuccinia - type genus of the Pucciniaceae; a large genus of parasitic fungi including many that are destructive to various economic plants
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
family Pucciniaceae, Pucciniaceae - large important family of rust fungi
Puccinia graminis, wheat rust - rust fungus that attacks wheat
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For instance, it has been estimated that ~88% of the world's wheat production is vulnerable to yellow rust caused by the pathogen Puccinia striiformis f.sp.
hybrid) orange rust is caused by the fungus Puccinia kuehnii (W.
Among the three rust, stripe or yellow rust caused by Puccinia striiformis Westend f.
Common barberry (Berberis vulgaris L.) poses a major threat to North American agriculture as the alternate host for Puccinia species causing rust diseases on small grain crops.
El descubrimiento de la reproduccion sexual del patogeno Phytoptora sp., por ejemplo, permitio planificar la produccion de semilla de papa libre de la enfermedad, o la identificacion y clasificacion de razas de hongos del genero Puccinia sp., que atacan al trigo, avances en mejoramiento genetico de variedades que le valio el Premio Nobel al Dr.
Swat district, Murree and Azad Jammu and Kashmir were visited, which resulted the identification of four genera of rust fungi naming Puccinia, Cerotelium, Miyagia and Uredo containing seven species on eight host plants.
Azoxystrobin helps in protecting crops against prevalent fungal diseases including Septoria leaf blotch, rye leafrust (Puccinia triticina), stripe rust, powdery mildew, wheat leaf rust (Puccinia recondita), and downy mildew.