Rust Fungi of Southeast Asia

Endophyllum paederiae (Dietel) F. Stevens & Mendiola

Synonnyms
Aecidium paederiae Dietel,
Puccinia paederiae (Dietel) Gorlenko

Description
Aecia on lower leaf surface, hyaline to white, peridium present, peridial cells 20-24 14-17 µm; wall 2-3 µm thick, verrucose.

Aeciospores subglobose, ovoid to obovoid, hyaline, 16-22 × 12-17 µm; wall 1-1.5 µm thick, apex usually thickened, up to 6 µm thick, punctate.

Specimens cited in description:
- BRIP 58338

Hosts
Host family:
- Rubiaceae

Host species:
- Paederia tomentosa

Distribution
Vietnam

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Endophyllum paederiae on Paederia tomentosa - BRIP 58338.
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Endophyllum paederiae on Paederia tomentosa - BRIP 58338.
Scale bar = 1 cm.
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Peridial cells of Endophyllum paederiae on Paederia tomentosa - BRIP 58338.
Scale bar = 10 µm.
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Aeciospores of Endophyllum paederiae on Paederia tomentosa - BRIP 58338.
Scale bar = 10 µm.