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Phaeothecoidea eucalypti

Phaeothecoidea eucalypti Crous & Summerell, in Crous et al., Fungal Diversity 26(1): 171 (2007).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 501268; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11396, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2007).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2007).

Fig. 1 Phaeothecoidea eucalypti (CBS H-19836, holotype; re-drawn from Crous et al. 2007). a Appearance of pycnidia on OA. b Hyphal ends with endoconidia. c Conidia. Scale bars: b, c = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Phaeothecoidea comprises five species known on Corymbia henryii (Myrtaceae), Eucalyptus botryoides (Myrtaceae), Melaleuca quinquenervia (Myrtaceae), Protea repens (Proteaceae) and Pinus radiata (Pinaceae) in Australia and South Africa.



Crous PW, Summerell BA, Carnegie A, Mohammed C, Himaman W, Groenewald JZ. 2007 –Foliicolous Mycosphaerella spp. and their anamorphs on Corymbia and Eucalyptus. Fungal Diversity 26, 143185.

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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