stripe rust

/ˈstraɪp rʌst/ (say 'struyp rust)

noun
a fungus, Puccinia striiformis, found on wheat and producing orange-yellow spores creating closely-packed pustules which develop in a stripe along the upper surface of a leaf; reduces the yield of the wheat.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • stripe rust — Plant Pathol. a disease of wheat, barley, rye, and other grasses, characterized by elongated rows of yellow spores on the affected parts, caused by a rust fungus, Puccinia glumarum. Also called yellow rust. * * * …   Universalium

  • Stripe rust (barley) — Stripe rust is a fungal disease of barley caused by Puccinia striiformis f. sp. hordei . It was first detected in the United States in 1991, in northern and eastern Idaho in 1993, and in Oregon in 1995. [http://plant disease.ippc.orst.edu/disease …   Wikipedia

  • yellow stripe rust — noun : stripe rust …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow rust — noun : stripe rust * * * Plant Pathol. See stripe rust. [1905 10] * * * yellow rust noun A fungus damaging to wheat • • • Main Entry: ↑yellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • wheat rust — noun rust fungus that attacks wheat • Syn: ↑Puccinia graminis • Hypernyms: ↑rust, ↑rust fungus • Member Holonyms: ↑Puccinia, ↑genus Puccinia * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow rust — Plant Pathol. See stripe rust. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • List of barley diseases — This article is a list of diseases of barley (Hordeum vulgare). Contents 1 Bacterial diseases 2 Nematodes, parasitic 3 Virus, viroid and virus like diseases 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Puccinia striiformis — Gelbrost Gelbrost (Puccinia striiformis) Systematik Unterabteilung: Pucciniomycotina Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gelbrost — (Puccinia striiformis) Systematik Unterabteilung: Pucciniomycotina Klasse: Pucciniomycetes …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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