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Neophloeospora maculans

Neophloeospora maculans (Berenger) Videira & Crous, in Videira et al., Stud. Mycol. 87: 338 (2017).

Fusarium maculans Bérenger, Atti Riunione Sci. Ital. (Milano) 6: 474 (1845) [1844].

 Index Fungorum number: IF 822823; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11176, Fig. 1

 Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

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

Fig. 1 Neophloeospora maculans (CBS 115123 re-drawn from Fig. 29 in Videira et al. 2017). a, b Conidiophore and conidia. c, d Conidia. Scale bars: = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Neophloeospora comprises only one species known on Morus alba (Moraceae) in New Zealand.



Punithalingam E. 1990 – Mycosphaerella mori. CMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria No. 1014. Mycopathologia 112, 45–47.

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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