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Neoseptoria caricis

Neoseptoria caricis Quaedvl., Verkley & Crous, Stud. Mycol. 75: 352 (2013).

Index Fungorum number: IF 804422; Facesoffungi number: FoF11180, Fig. 1

Description: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013); Videira et al. (2017).

Material examined:  see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013); Videira et al. (2017).

            Fig. 1 Neoseptoria caricis (CBS 135097, redrawn from Quaedvlieg et al. 2004). a, b Conidia and conidiogenous cells of Neoseptoria caricis. Scale bars = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Neoseptoria comprises only one species known on leaves of Carex acutiformis (Cyperaceae) in Europe (Netherlands). Neoseptoria is foliicolous and can inhabit the host as an asymptomatic mutualist, benign commensal or latent pathogen (Dubey and Pandey 2019).



Dubey R, Pandey AD. 2019 – Statistical analysis of foliicolous fungal biodiversity of Konkan region, Maharashtra, India: A novel approach. Plant Pathology & Quarantine 9, 77–115.

Quaedvlieg W, Verkley GJM, Shin HD, Barreto RW et al. 2013 – Sizing up Septoria. Studies in Mycology 75, 307–390.

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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