EPPO Global Database

Aecidium (rejected name)(1AECIG)

Code created in: 1998-08-17

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: 1AECIG
  • Preferred name: Aecidium (rejected name)
  • Authority: Persoon


Based on recent nomenclature changes (e.g. One fungus, One name), the name Puccinia was retained over Aecidium, and Aecidium is considered a synonym of Puccinia. However, the species that remain under Aecidium in EPPO Global Database have not been reallocated to Puccinia or other genera to date (2022-11).