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Paradevriesia americana

Paradevriesia americana (Crous & Dugan) Crous, in Crous et al., Fungal Systematics and Evolution 3: 98 (2019).

Devriesia americana Crous & Dugan, in Crous et al., Stud. Mycol. 58: 42 (2007).

 Index Fungorum number: IF 829326; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11118, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2019).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2019).

Fig. 1 Paradevriesia americana (CBS-H 19894, holotype, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2019). a Chlamydospore-like structures formed in culture. b Conidiophores giving rise to conidial chains. c, d Conidia. Scale bars: a–d = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Paradevriesia comprises three species P. americana was isolated from air in the United States (New York), P. compactum is reported from rock in Europe (Spain) while P. pseudoamericana has been isolated from Malus domestica (Rosaceae) in Europe (Germany).




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



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