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Perusta inaequalis

Perusta inaequalis Egidi & Stielow, in Crous et al., Fungal Systematics and Evolution 3: 130 (2019).

           Index Fungorum number: IF 829421; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11082, 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 Perusta inaequalis (CBS 118271=TRN272, holotype, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2019). a, b Guttulate, dark brown hyphae with lateral germination (a, arrow). Scale bars: a, b = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Perusta comprises only one species known from a rock surface in Europe (Spain).



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 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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