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Hyalocercosporidium desmodii

Hyalocercosporidium desmodii Videira & Crous, in Videira et al., Stud. Mycol. 87: 340 (2017).

           Index Fungorum number: IF 822712; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11156, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

Material examined: see Videira et al. (2017).

Fig. 1 Hyalocercosporidium desmodii (CPC 19483, re-drawn from Fig. 30 in Videira et al. 2017). a–c Partial conidiophore, conidiogenous cell and conidia. d Conidia. Scale bars = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Hyalocercosporidium comprises only one species that causes leaf spots on Desmodium tortuosum (Fabaceae) in South America (Brazil).




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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