Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales Family: Melampsoraceae
Species: Melampsora epitea var. epitea Thüm.
Synonyms: Aecidium euonymi
Aecidium salicis
Caeoma euonymi
Lecythea epitea
Melampsora alpina
Melampsora epitea
Melampsora euonymi-capraearum
Melampsora hartigii
Melampsora laricis-epitea
Melampsora orchidis-repentis
Melampsora repentis
Melampsora ribesii-purpureae
Uredo confluens ? orchidis
Uredo confluens var. euonymi
Uredo confluens ? orchidis
Uredo epitea
Uredo euonymi
Common Name:

A Rust Fungus
Click on the dots to get a species list for the 10km square that it represents.

View this data on the NBN Gateway What does this mean?

This distribution map was produced using DMap
Melampsora epitea var. epiteaPhotographer: © David Mitchel
Photographer: © David Mitchel

Have you a photograph, digital or otherwise that you would like to provide for this page? Or would you like to use this photograph? If so, please e-mail David Mitchel at the address given on the home page.

Or search Google Images for this species
View this species in its UK context on the BMS Database
Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Dactylorhiza fuchsii (1)
Salix (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: mixed, plantation (2)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
July (1)
September (4)
October (1)