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Annellosympodia orbiculata

Annellosympodia orbiculata McTaggart, R.G. Shivas & U. Braun, Australas. Pl. Path. 36(6): 574 (2007).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 510981; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11242, Fig. 1

Description: see McTaggart et al. (2007) and Videira et al. (2017).

Material examined: see McTaggart et al. (2007) and Videira et al. (2017).

Fig. 1 Annellosympodia orbiculata (BRIP 19908, holotype, re-drawn from Fig. 2 in McTaggart et al. 2007). a Sporodochia. b Conidiogenous cells with annellations showing conidiogenesis. c Mature conidiogenous cell with visible scars and annellations. d Conidia. Scale bars: a, b = 20 μm, c, d = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Annellosympodia comprises only one species pathogenic on phyllodes of Acacia ligulata (Fabaceae) in Western Australia.



McTaggart AR, Shivas RG, Braun U. 2007 – Annellosympodia orbiculata gen. et sp. nov. and Scolecostigmina flagellariae sp. nov. from Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology 36, 573– 579.

Videira SIR, Groenewald JZ, Nakashima C, Braun U, Barreto RW, de Wit PJGM, Crous PW. 2017 – Mycosphaerellaceae - Chaos or clarity? Studies in Mycology 87, 257–421.




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