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Neocatenulostroma microsporum

Neocatenulostroma microsporum (Joanne E. Taylor & Crous) Quaedvl. & Crous, in Quaedvlieg et al., Persoonia 33: 26 (2014).

Trimmatostroma microsporum Joanne E. Taylor & Crous, Mycol. Res. 104(5): 631 (2000).

 Index Fungorum number: IF 807808; Facesoffungi number: FoF 12624, Fig. 1

 Description: see Taylor and Crous (2000); Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).

Material examined: see Taylor and Crous (2000); Quaedvlieg et al. (2014).

Fig. 1 Neocatenulostroma microsporum (PREM 56207a; redrawn from Taylor and Crous 2000) a Ascoma in cross section. b Ascospores. c Asci. d Conidia. Scale bars = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Neocatenulostroma comprises only three species known on two host plants in Pinaceae and Proteaceae. Neocatenulostroma is reported from Africa (Western Cape Province) and Europe (Germany).




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.

Taylor J, Crous P. 2000 – Fungi occurring on Proteaceae: New anamorphs for Teratosphaeria, Mycosphaerella and Lembosia, and other fungi associated with leaf spots and cankers of proteaceous hosts. Mycological Research 104, 618–636.


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