Definition of Pucciniaceae
1. Noun. Large important family of rust fungi.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Family
Group relationships: Order Uredinales, Uredinales
Member holonyms: Genus Puccinia, Puccinia, Genus Gymnosporangium, Gymnosporangium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pucciniaceae
Literary usage of Pucciniaceae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fungi which Cause Plant Disease by Frank Lincoln Stevens (1913)
"pucciniaceae (p. 335) Teliospores stalked (stalk sometimes short or evanescent) ... KEY TO GENERA OF pucciniaceae Teliospores united into a head on compound ..."
2. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1918)
"... (pucciniaceae), because of the superficial character of the telia and the lack of lateral adhesion of the teliospores. Both of these conditions can be ..."