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Catenulomyces convolutus

Catenulomyces convolutus Egidi & de Hoog, in Crous et al., Fungal Systematics and Evolution 3: 126 (2019).

  Index Fungorum number: IF 829387; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11081,    Fig. 1

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

            Material considered: Egidi et al. (2014, 2019).

Fig. 1 Catenulomyces convolutus (CBS 118609, holotype, re-drawn from Egidi et al. 2014). a–c Mature conidial chains and large conidia with transverse septa (b: arrow). Scale bars: a–c = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Catenulomyces comprises only one species known from a rock surface in Europe (Spain). Catenulomyces is a poorly studied genus. Comprehensive studies are needed to discover more species of Catenulomyces.



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

Egidi E, Hoog GS de, 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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