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Muriphila oklahomaensis

Muriphila oklahomaensis Jurjević, Čmoková & Hubka, in Crous et al., Persoonia 44: 423 (2020).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 834486; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11390, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2020).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2020).

Fig. 1 Muriphila oklahomaensis (BPI 911212, holotype). a Hyphal structure on MEA. Scale bar: a = 10 μm.


Importance and distribution

Muriphila comprises only one species causing black, sooty growth on the outside wall of alcohol distillery in the United States (Oklahoma).



Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Chooi YH, Gilchrist C et al. 2020 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 10421111. Persoonia 44, 301–459.

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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