Rust Fungi of Southeast Asia

Milesina philippinensis Syd.

Description
Uredinia on lower leaf surface, subepidermal, erumpent, round, up to 400 μm, hyaline to subhyaline, peridium present.

Urediniospores globose, subglobose, cylindrical to ellipsoidal, hyaline, 17-26 × 14-17.5 μm; wall 1-1.5 μm thick, echinulate.

Specimens cited in description:
- BRIP 58421

Hosts
Host family:
- Lomariopsidaceae

Host species:
- Nephrolepis
sp.

Distribution
Vietnam

Highslide JS
Milesina philippinensis on Nephrolepis sp. - BRIP 58421.
Scale bar = 10 mm.
Highslide JS
Urediniospores of Milesina philippinensis on Nephrolepis sp. - BRIP 58421.
Scale bar = 10 µm.