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Hyalodictys degenerans

Hyalodictys degenerans (Syd. & P. Syd.) Subram., Proc. Indian natn Sci. Acad., Part B. Biol. Sci. 55: 8 (1962).

Clasterosporium degenerans Syd. & P. Syd., Annls mycol. 12(2): 164 (1914)

            Index Fungorum number: IF 332034; Facesoffungi number: FoFxxx, Fig. 1

Description: see Subramanian (1961).

Material examined: see Subramanian (1961).



Fig. 1. Hyalodictys degenerans (CBS H-21431, holotype; re-drawn from Crous et al. 2013).  a. Conidiophores with conidia. b.  Conidia. Scale bars: a, b = 20 μm.


Importance and role

Importance of genus to ecosystem

Species of Hyalodictys are plant pathogenic and cause disease on host plant.


Industrial relevance and applications

The industrial applications of Hyalodictys has not been investigated.


Quarantine significance

The biocontrol properties of Hyalodictys has not been reported.


Biochemical importance of the genus, chemical diversity or applications

The chemical application of Hyalodictys has not been studied.


Diversity of the genus

Hyalodictys comprises only one species known on Prunus mume (Rosaceae) in Kuroisha, Japan.


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