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Neokirramyces syzygii

Neokirramyces syzygii Crous, in Crous et al., Persoonia 43: 267 (2019).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 832870; Facesoffungi numberFoF 11173, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2019).

Material examined: see Crous et al. (2019).

Fig. 1 Neokirramyces syzygii (CBS H-24247, holotype, re-drawn from Crous et al. 2019). a Leaf spots. b, c Conidiogenous cells. d Conidia. Scale bars: a–d = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Neokirramyces comprises only one species causing a leaf spot on Syzygium (Myrtaceae) in South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal).



Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Lombard L, Roets F et al. 2019 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 951–1041. Persoonia 43, 223–425.


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