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  1. Puccinia, genus Puccinianoun

    type genus of the Pucciniaceae; a large genus of parasitic fungi including many that are destructive to various economic plants


  1. Puccinia

    Puccinia is a genus of fungi. All species in this genus are obligate plant pathogens and are known as rusts. The genus contains about 4000 species. Examples of Puccinia rusts and the diseases they cause: ⁕Puccinia asparagi - Asparagus rust ⁕Puccinia graminis - Stem rust, also known as black rust ⁕Puccinia horiana - Chrysanthemum white rust ⁕Puccinia mariae-wilsoniae - Spring beauty rust ⁕Puccinia poarum - Coltsfoot rust gall ⁕Puccinia psidii - Guava rust or eucalyptus rust ⁕Puccinia recondita - Brown rust ⁕Puccinia sessilis - Arum rust and Ransoms rust ⁕Puccinia striiformis - Stripe rust, also known as yellow rust ⁕Puccinia triticina - Wheat leaf rust, also known as brown rust The rust species Puccinia obtegens has shown some promise for controlling Canada thistle, but it must be used in conjunction with other control measures to be effective.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Puccinia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Puccinia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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