Mycosystema 1: 149-177, 1988


A TAXONOMIC STUDY OF PUCCINIA ON POLYGONACEAE FROM CHINA

LI BIN
Systematic Mycologh & Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing


ABSTRACT: This is a taxonomic study of Puccinia on Polygonaceae from China. Thirth species are presented including 5 new species: Puccinia wenchuanensis, P. wulingensis, P. namjagbarwana, P. taibaiana, P. rhei-palmati, and 5 new records for China: Puccinia ornata, P. iwateyamensis, P. oxyriae, P. hultenii and P. polygoni-sieboldii. One recombination is made. Keys are given to the uredinial and telial stages of the species presented in this paper.