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Phlyctaeniella polonica

Phlyctaeniella polonica Petr., Annls mycol. 20(5/6): 323 (1922).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 274884; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11288, Fig. 1

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

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

Fig. 1 Phlyctaeniella indica (re-drawn from Fig. 5 in Tiwari et al. 2012). Conidiophores, conidiogenous cells and conidia. Scale bar = 20 μm.

Importance and distribution

Phlyctaeniella comprises four species known on Humulus lupulus (Cannabaceae), stored logs of Eucalyptus (Myrtaceae), dead stems of Aruncus sylvestris (Rosaceae) and leaves of Galium pilosum (Rubiaceae). Phlyctaeniella is reported from Asia (India), Europe (Czech Republic, Poland) and North America.




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

Sutton BC. 1980 – The Coelomycetes: Fungi imperfecti with pycnidia, acervular and stromata. Commonwealth Mycological Institute, Kew, Surrey, England.

Tiwari CK, Parihar J, Verma RK. 2012 – A new and rare species of Phlyctaeniella from central India. Mycosphere 3, 450–453. new_and_rare_species_of_Phlyctaeniella_from_central _India/links/55cb231b08aebc967dfc0551/A-new-and-rare-species-of-Phlyctaeniella -from-central-India.pdf

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. simyco.2017.09.003


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