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Australosphaerella nootherensis

Australosphaerella nootherensis (Carnegie) Videira & Crous, in Videira et al., Stud. Mycol. 87: 370 (2017).

            Mycosphaerella nootherensis Carnegie, in Carnegie, Pegg, White & Burgess, Australas. Pl. Path. 40(4): 377 (2011).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 822739; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11129, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2016, 2017); Crous et al. (2019).

Material examined: see Videira et al. (2016, 2017); Crous et al. (2019).

Fig. 1 Australosphaerella nootherensis (BRIP 52584a, re-drawn from Fig 7. in Crous et al. 2019). a Leaf spot. b Asci. c Ascospores. Scale bars = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Australosphaerella comprises only one species causing leaf spots on Corymbia intermedia (Myrtaceae) in Australia (Queensland).




Carnegie AJ, Pegg GS, White D, Burgess TI. 2011 – Species within Mycosphaerellaceae and Teratosphaeriaceae from eucalypts in eastern Australia. Australasian Plant Pathology 40, 366–384.

Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Cheewangkoon R, Carnegie AJ et al. 2019 – Foliar pathogens of eucalypts. Studies in Mycology 94, 125–298.

Videira SI, Groenewald JZ, Braun U, Shin HD, Crous PW. 2016 – All that glitters is not Ramularia. Studies in Mycology 83, 49–163.

Videira SIR, Groenewald JZ, Nakashima C, Braun U et al. 2017 – Mycosphaerellaceae – Chaos or clarity? Studies in Mycology 87, 257–421.



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