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Myrtapenidiella tenuiramis

Myrtapenidiella tenuiramis (Crous & Summerell) Quaedvl. & Crous, in Quaedvlieg et al., Persoonia 33: 26 (2014).

Penidiella tenuiramis Crous & Summerell, Persoonia 23: 127 (2009).

 Index Fungorum number: IF 807804; Facesoffungi number: FoF 09730, Fig. 1

 Description: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).

 Material examined: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).


Fig. 1 Myrtapenidiella tenuiramis (CPC 13692, redrawn from Crous and Summerell 2009). a–c Macroconidiophores and catenulate conidia. d, e microconidiophores. f Conidia. Scale bars: a–f = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Myrtapenidiella comprises eight saprobic species known on Eucalyptus species (Myrtaceae). Myrtapenidiella has been reported from Asia (Malaysia, Thailand) and Australia (Tasmania).




Crous PW, Summerell BA, Carnegie AJ, Wingfield MJ, Groenewald JZ. 2009 – Novel species of Mycosphaerellaceae and Teratosphaeriaceae. Persoonia 23, 119–146.

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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