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Arthrocatena tenebrosa

Arthrocatena tenebrosa Egidi & Selbmann, in Crous et al., Fungal Systematics and Evolution 3: 126 (2019).

      ..     Index Fungorum number: IF 829385; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11413, Fig. 1

Description: see Egidi et al. (2014), Crous et al. (2019).

Material examined: see Egidi et al. (2014), Crous et al. (2019).

Fig. 1 Arthrocatena tenebrosa (CBS 136100, re-drawn from Egidi et al. 2014) a Thick-walled conidia resulting from arthric conidiogenesis. Scale bars: a = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Arthrocatena comprises only one species known on rock in Europe (Italy).



Crous PW, Schumacher RK, Akulov A, Thangavel R et al. 2019 – New and Interesting Fungi 2. FUSE 3, 57–134.

Egidi E, Hoog S, Isola D, Onofri S et al. 2014 – Phylogeny and taxonomy of meristematic rock-inhabiting black fungi in the Dothideomycetes based on multi-locus phylogenies. Fungal Diversity 65, 127–165.




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