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Balladynocallia glabra

Balladynocallia glabra (Hansf.) Bat., in Batista, Silva & Bezerra, Atas Inst. Micol. Univ. Recife 2: 216 (1965).

Balladynastrum glabrum Hansf., Proc. Linn. Soc. London 157(3): 157 (1946) [1944–45].     

Index Fungorum number: IF 326909; Facesoffungi number: FoF 03665, Fig. 1


Parasitic on living leaves. Sexual morph: Ascomata 60–80 µm diam., superficial, solitary or scattered, globose to subglobose, dark brown to black, carbonaceous. Asci and Ascospores not observed. Asexual morph: Unknown.

Note: The specimen was in poor condition. Asci and ascospores could not be observed.

Material examined: Uganda, Entebbe, on leaves of Rutidea rufipilis (Rubiaceae), November 1940, G.C. Hansford 2916 (GZU 000304337, isotype).