Urediniomycetes


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Urediniomycetes

[‚yu̇r·ə‚din·ē·ō·mī′sē‚dēz]
(mycology)
A class of fungi in the subdivision Basidiomycotina that causes plant rust diseases, members have thick-walled teliospores, produced in the terminal state in pustules. Also known as rust fungi.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Los hongos roya (Urediniomycetes, Uredinales) constituyen uno de los grupos de hongos mas numeroso, diverso y de amplia distribucion mundial (Buritica 2003a); son parasitos obligados (holobiotrofos) de un amplio rango de plantas incluidas helechos, coniferas y angiospermas, con las cuales han coevolucionado, que adaptan su ciclo de vida a las condiciones ecologicas del habitat de sus hospedantes (Buritica 2001, Buritica 2003b, Cummins & Hiratsuka 2003, Zuluaga et al.
Smut fungi (Ustilaginomycetes and Microbotryales, Urediniomycetes; Basidiomycota; Bauer et al.