Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales Family: Pucciniaceae
Species: Puccinia arenariae (Schumach.) G. Winter
Synonyms: Puccinia arenariae f. dianthi
Puccinia arenariae f. lychnidearum
Puccinia arenariae forma dianthi
Puccinia arenariae forma lychnidearum
Puccinia dianthi
Puccinia herniariae
Puccinia lychnidearum
Puccinia lychnidearum var. arenariae
Puccinia lychnidearum var. dianthi
Puccinia moehringiae
Puccinia saginae
Puccinia spergulae
Puccinia stellariae
Uredo arenariae
Common Name:


A Rust Fungus
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Puccinia arenariaePhotographer:  David Mitchel
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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Silene dioica (1)
Stellaria graminea (1)
Stellaria holostea (1)
Stellaria uliginosa (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
June (1)
July (1)
August (1)
September (1)