Aecidium magnellanicum growing on the bush Berberis microphylla
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales
Family: incertae sedis
Genus: Aecidium
Type species
Aecidium berberidis
Pers. ex J.F.Gmel. (1792)

Hypodermium subgen. Aecidium (Pers.) Link (1816)
Symperidium Klotzsch (1843)

Aecidium is a genus of rust fungi in the Pucciniales order. The widespread genus is estimated to contain about 600 species.[2]

Selected species

  • Aecidium aechmantherae
  • Aecidium amaryllidis
  • Aecidium breyniae
  • Aecidium campanulastri
  • Aecidium cannabis
  • Aecidium cantensis
  • Aecidium caspicum
  • Aecidium celmisiae
  • Aecidium celmisiae-discoloris
  • Aecidium disciforme
  • Aecidium foeniculi
  • Aecidium glycines
  • Aecidium hebes
  • Aecidium holboelliae
  • Aecidium hupiro
  • Aecidium magnellanicum
  • Aecidium microstomum
  • Aecidium milleri
  • Aecidium monocystis
  • Aecidium mori
  • Aecidium myopori
  • Aecidium myrsines
  • Aecidium otagense
  • Aecidium otira
  • Aecidium plantaginis-variae
  • Aecidium prolixum
  • Aecidium ranunculi-depressi
  • Aecidium ranunculi-insignis
  • Aecidium ranunculi-lyallii
  • Aecidium ranunculi-monroi
  • Aecidium rhytismoideum
  • Aecidium scabiosae
  • Aecidium scutellariae
  • Aecidium senecionis
  • Aecidium traversiae
  • Aecidium tubulosum
  • Aecidium verbenae
  • Aecidium westlandicum


  1. ^ "Aecidium Pers. 1796". MycoBank. International Mycological Association. Retrieved 2011-07-08. 
  2. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA. (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI. p. 10. ISBN 9780851998268. 

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  • Aecidĭum — Aecidĭum, Fruchtform der Uredineen, s. Pilze; auch Gattung der Rostpilze (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Aecidium — Aecidĭum, s. Äzidien …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • aecidium — [ē sid′ē əm] n. pl. aecidia [ēsid′ē ə] [ModL, dim. < Gr aikia, harm, injury] an aecium aecidial adj …   English World dictionary

  • aecidium — /ee sid ee euhm/, n., pl. aecidia /ee sid ee euh/. Mycol. an aecium in which the spores are always formed in chains and enclosed in a cup shaped peridium. [1865 70; < NL; see AECIUM, IDIUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • aecidium — (греч.) повреждать, обезображивать …   Словарь ботанических терминов

  • aecidium — ae·cid·i·um …   English syllables

  • aecidium — /iˈsɪdiəm/ (say ee sideeuhm) noun (plural aecidia /iˈsɪdiə/ (say ee sideeuh)) an aecium in which the spores are always formed in chains and enclosed in a cup shaped peridium. {New Latin, diminutive of Greek aikia injury} …   Australian English dictionary

  • aecidium — ēˈsidēəm noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek aikia + New Latin idium 1. plural aecidia : aecium; especially : a cup shaped or spheroidal aecium with a peridial layer …   Useful english dictionary

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