Capnodiales » Teratosphaeriaceae » Euteratosphaeria

Euteratosphaeria verrucosiafricana

Euteratosphaeria verrucosiafricana (Crous & M.J. Wingf.) Quaedvl. & Crous, in Quaedvlieg et al., Persoonia 33: 25 (2014).

Mycosphaerella verrucosiafricana Crous & M.J. Wingf., in Crous et al., Stud. Mycol. 55: 125 (2006).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 807800; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11376, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2006); Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2006); Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).

Fig. 1 Euteratosphaeria verrucosiafricana (≡ Mycosphaerella verrucosiafricana, CBS 118496, re-drawn from Fig. 26 in Quaedvlieg et al. 2014). a Leaf spot. b A mature ascus with ascospores. c Ascospores. d Germinating ascospore. Scalebars: b, c = 3 µm, d = 8 µm.

Importance and distribution

Euteratosphaeria comprises only one species pathogenic on leaves of Eucalyptus (Myrtaceae) in Asia (Indonesia).



Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Mansilla JP, Alfenas AC, Groenewald JZ. 2006 – Phylogenetic reassessment of Mycosphaerella spp. and their anamorphs occurring on Eucalyptus. II. Studies in Mycology 55, 99–131.

Quaedvlieg W, Binder M, Groenewald JZ, Summerell BA et al. 2014 – Introducing the consolidated species concept to resolve species in the Teratosphaeriaceae. Persoonia 33, 1–40.


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