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Dearnessia apocyni

Dearnessia apocyni Bubák, Hedwigia 58: 25 (1916).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 195568; Facesoffungi number: FoF 09776, Fig. 1

Description: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013).

Material examined: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013).

Fig. 1 Dearnessia apocyni (F43227, holotype; re-drawn from Quaedvlieg et al. 2013). a Leaf spot. b Conidia. c Conidiogenous cells. Scale bars = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Dearnessia comprises only one species pathogenic on Apocynum androsaemifolium (Apocynaceae) in North America (Canada).



Quaedvlieg W, Verkley GJM, Shin HD, Barreto RW et al. 2013 – Sizing up Septoria. Studies in Mycology 75, 307–390.


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