Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales Family: Pucciniaceae
Species: Puccinia poarum E. Nielsen
Synonyms: Aecidium compositarum var. tussilaginis
Aecidium petasitidis
Aecidium tussilaginis
Caeoma tussilaginis
Common Name:


A Rust Fungus
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Puccinia poarumPhotographer:  Stuart Dunlop
Photographer: Stuart Dunlop

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Tussilago farfara (11)
Poa trivialis (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Built up area, domestic (1)
Neutral grassland (1)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (1)
Parkland and scattered trees (1)
Scrub (1)
Woodland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus (2)
Leaf living (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
September (6)
October (3)