Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Pucciniomycetes
Order: Pucciniales
Family: Phragmidiaceae
Genus: Morispora
Salazar-Yepes, Pardo-Card. & Buriticá (2007)
Type species
Morispora tenella
(H.S.Jacks. & Holw.) Salazar-Yepes, Pardo-Card. & Buriticá (2007)

Mainsia tenella H.S.Jacks. & Holw. (1931)
Gerwasia tenella (H.S.Jacks. & Holw.) Buriticá (1994)

The Morispora is a genus of rust fungi in the family Phragmidiaceae.[2] The genus is monotypic, containing the single South American species Morispora tenella.[3]


  1. ^ "Morispora tenella (H.S. Jacks. & Holw.) Salazar-Yepes, Pardo-Card. & Buriticá 2007". MycoBank. International Mycological Association. Retrieved 2011-07-10. 
  2. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA. (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 
  3. ^ Salazar-Yepes M, Pardo-Cardona V, Buriticá F. (2007). "Especies de Colombia, Ecuador y Perú pertenecientes al género Gerwasia raciborski del orden Uredinales" (in Spanish). Caldasia 29 (1): 105–20. 

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