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by Timothy
Mon May 29, 2006 6:52 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Merhaba Burcu abla!!
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Merhaba Burcu abla!!

Merhaba Burcu abla!! :lol: hoşgeldiniz!Cikolatalı muz :twisted: :twisted: ... he he he.. I hope to see you very soon.. keep us informed about news from Adana / Cukarova University that can be related!!! See ya and regards to everybody (family and freinds) Behcet also... :arrow: check out the Photo :...
by Timothy
Wed May 03, 2006 6:39 am
Forum: Kingdom of Fungi
Topic: Other Rusts
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Views: 11054

Other Rusts

Stephen, as you mentioned earlier: rusts are becoming common in Malta, this is particularly due to the ideal climatic conditions found throughout the archipelago. Just out of interest I have recently found Puccinia horiana a severe quarantine disease on Chrysanthemums later I will post a photo of in...
by Timothy
Wed May 03, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Kingdom of Fungi
Topic: Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides
Replies: 12
Views: 55333

Sorry for not having replied sooner, yes it apears as orange to brown spots, normaly rusts tend to appear on the under-side of the leaves but this is not always the case. In fact M. euphorbiae which I noted in Dwejra was on all plant areal organs - leaves, fruits, flowers and branches, particularly ...
by Timothy
Thu Apr 27, 2006 7:12 am
Forum: Kingdom of Fungi
Topic: Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides
Replies: 12
Views: 55333

Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides

The last posting on the Incidence of Uromyces pisii was very intersting, I will deffinately search for data about this particular rust fungus to better understand the symbiotic relationship it establishes with its host. Unfortunately rusts including Melampsora euphorbiae are not endemic to Malta, an...
by Timothy
Mon Apr 24, 2006 7:03 am
Forum: Kingdom of Fungi
Topic: Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides
Replies: 12
Views: 55333

Diseases on Spontaneous Flora

The incidence of disease in the natural environment is a normal Phenomenon that occurs within any natural environment and may not be prevented. However any alterations in natural habitat could faccilitate disease difusion, therefore introduction of new flora and fauna, introduction of cultivated pla...
by Timothy
Fri Apr 21, 2006 7:34 am
Forum: Kingdom of Fungi
Topic: Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides
Replies: 12
Views: 55333

Melampsora euphorbiae on Euphorbia dendroides

I have recently found Melampsora euphorbiae on tree spurge - Euphorbia dendroides in a rather concealed zone in Dwejra - Gozo. This fungal pathogen is known to give rise to typical rust diseases of Euphorbia species. This finding is rather alarming as M. euphorbiae is known to spread rapidly in vast...