Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Sugarcane rust, a newly important disease.

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The disease caused by Puccinia melanocephala and, to a much lesser extent, P. kuehnii, is reviewed in relation to distribution, symptoms and identification of pathogens, epidemiology, germination and infection, and the development of host resistance.