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Juncomyces californiensis

Juncomyces californiensis Crous, in Crous et al., Persoonia 44: 333 (2020).

           Index Fungorum number: IF 835405; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11160, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2020).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2020).

Fig. 1 Juncomyces californiensis (CBS H-24363, holotype, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2020). a Conidiophores on substrate. b–d Conidiophores with conidiogenous cells. e Conidia. Scale bars: a–e = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Juncomyces comprises two species, both causing leaf spots on Juncus effuses (Juncaceae) in the United States (California).



Crous P, Wingfield M, Chooi YH, Gilchrist C et al. 2020 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 1042–1111. Persoonia - Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi 44, 301–459.




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