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Neoceratosperma eucalypti

Neoceratosperma eucalypti Crous & Cheew., in Crous et al., Persoonia 32: 257 (2014).

 Index Fungorum number: IF 808936; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11168, Fig. 1

 Description: see Crous et al. (2014).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2014).

Fig. 1 Neoceratosperma eucalypti (CBS H-21712, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2014). a Conidiophores in culture. b, d, e Conidiophores and conidia. c Conidiogenous cell giving rise to conidia. Scale bar: a–e = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Neoceratosperma comprises six species known on six host plants within Cyatheaceae, Eucalypteae, Menispermaceae and Rubiaceae. Neoceratosperma has been reported from Asia (China, Laos, Thailand), Australia (New South Wales) and South America (Brazil).



Crous PW, Shivas RG, Quaedvlieg W, van der Bank M et al. 2014 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 214–280. Persoonia 32, 184–306.


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