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Marquesius aquaticus

Marquesius aquaticus L.B. Conc., R.F. Castañeda & Gusmao, in Crous et al., Persoonia 40: 301 (2018).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 823623; Facesoffungi number: FoF 12283, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2018).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2018).

Fig. 1 Marquesius aquaticus (HUEFS-216710, holotype, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2018). a–c Conidiogenous cells and conidia. Scale bars: a–c = 5 μm.

Importance and distribution

Marquesius comprises only one species known on decaying twig and leaves submerged in freshwater in South America (Brazil).



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