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Abstract

First report of Puccinia vincae in Australia.

Abstract

The rust fungus Puccinia vincae was found for the first time in Australia on blue periwinkle (Vinca major). Puccinia vincae was confirmed by comparison of the ITS2-LSU region to reference sequences from Europe as well as by morphology.