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Neoventuria argentinensis

Neoventuria argentinensis (Speg.) Syd. & P. Syd., Annls mycol. 17(1): 44 (1919).

Venturiella argentinensis Speg., Anal. Mus. nac. B. Aires, Ser. 3 12: 379 (1909).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 193025; Facesoffungi number: FoF 12344, Fig. 1

Description: see Sydow and sydow (1919); Spegazzini (1909).

Material examined: see Sydow and sydow (1919); Spegazzini (1909).

Fig. 1 Neoventuria argentinensis (Venturiella argentinensis, holotype, re-drawn from Fig. 18 in Spegazzini 1909). a Perithecia with setae. b Setae. c Asci with ascospores and paraphyses. d Ascospores.

Importance and distribution

Neoventuria comprises only one species known on branches of Pircunia dioica (Phytolaccaceae) in South America (Argentina).



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