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Volume 69, Issue 2


A Taphrina on Potentilla erecta new in Slovakia

Kamila Bacigálová / Jana Petrýdesová / Wiesław Mułenko / Monika Kozłowska
Published Online: 2013-12-20 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11756-013-0302-3


A species of Taphrina was collected on Potentilla erecta in Slovakia for the first time. It causes yellowish thickening of stems and leaves. The fungus was identified as Taphrina tormentillae, that is quite common on Potentilla erecta in the north Europe.

Keywords: Taphrina tormentillae; T. potentillae; Ascomycota; ecology; taxonomy; Tatry Mts

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Published Online: 2013-12-20

Published in Print: 2014-02-01

Citation Information: Biologia, Volume 69, Issue 2, Pages 163–167, ISSN (Online) 1336-9563, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11756-013-0302-3.

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