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Oreophylla angelae-mariae

Oreophylla angelae-mariae Cif. [as 'angelaemariae'], Sydowia 8(1-6): 254 (1954).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 560580; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11283, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

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

Fig. 1 Oreophylla angelae-mariae (holotype, re-drawn from Fig. 5 in Ciferri 1954). a Tip of fertile conidiophores. b Conidia.

Importance and distribution

Oreophylla comprises only one species known on leaves of Gliricidia sepium (Fabaceae) in Caribbean (Cuba).



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Ciferri R. 1954b Schedae Mycologicae XII-XXXIV. Sydowia 8, 245–270.

Crous PW, Braun U. 2003 – Mycosphaerella and its anamorphs: 1. Names published in Cercospora and Passalora. CBS Biodiversity Series No. 1. Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Ellis MB. 1976 – More dematiaceous hyphomycetes. Commonwealth Mycological Institute, Kew, Surrey, England.

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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