Observation 203723: Allodus podophylli (Schwein.) Arthur
When: 2015-05-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Fungus on Mayapples that causes Mayapple Rust. Please see photo captions.

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Underside of leaf.
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Underside of leaf
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In situ — yellow splotches appear on top side of leaves when fungus appears.
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In situ — underside of leaf.
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Brightly colored caterpillar inhabiting the Mayapples.
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These Mayapples were also host to a member of the Coccinellidae family (ladybug).

Proposed Names

30% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight
85% (1)
Eyes3
Used references: Minnis, A.M., McTaggart, A.R.,
Rossman, A.Y., and M.C. Aime. 2012.
Taxonomy of mayapple rust: the genus
Allodus resurrected. Mycologia 104(4):
942-950.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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