Definition of Melampsora
1. Noun. Rusts having sessile one-celled teliospores in a single layer.
Generic synonyms: Fungus Genus
Group relationships: Family Melampsoraceae, Melampsoraceae
Member holonyms: Flax Rust, Flax Rust Fungus, Melampsora Lini
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Melampsora
Literary usage of Melampsora
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Phytopathology by American Phytopathological Society (1917)
"Up to the present time, six Old-World species of melampsora upon Euphorbia have been recognized, these being M. ..."
2. Fungous Diseases of Plants, with Chapters on Physiology, Culture Methods and by Benjamin Minge Duggar (1909)
"It would seem that this name would now include at least three forms, or species, as distinguished by Klebahn, viz., melampsora ..."