A new species of Tranzschelia (Uredinales) on Prunus mahaleb
Abbasi M. & M. Scholler (2005). A new species of Tranzschelia (Uredinales) on Prunus mahaleb.
Sydowia 57 (2): 149-153.
Tranzschelia arasbaranica sp. nov. (Uredinales) is described on Prunus mahaleb from Iran. The species can be distinguished from related species by a combination of teliospore features including size, position of germ pores, and cell wall thickness. A key to Iranian Tranzschelia species on Prunoideae based on teliospore features is provided.
Keywords: Uredinales, Tranzschelia, Prunus, Rosaceae, Iran.