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Nothopericoniella perseae-macranthae

Nothopericoniella perseae-macranthae (Hosag. & U. Braun) Videira & Crous, in Videira et al., Stud. Mycol. 87: 364 (2017).

 Periconiella perseae-macranthae Hosag. & U. Braun, Indian Phytopath. 48(3): 260 (1996) [1995].

 Index Fungorum number: IF 822767; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11182, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

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

Fig. 1 Nothopericoniella perseae-macranthae (redrawn from Fig. 8 in  Kirschner and Chen 2010). a Branched head of a conidiophore (arrows denote terminal and subterminal conidiogenous cells and percurrent proliferations). b Base of a conidiophore. c Conidia. Scale bars = 10 µm

Importance and distribution

Nothopericoniella comprises only one species known on living and fading leaves of Persea macrantha (Lauraceae) in Asia (India).



Kirschner R, Chen CJ. 2010 – Periconiella species (anamorphic Mycosphaerellaceae) from Taiwan. Fungal Diversity 44, 135–148.

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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