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Plurispermiopsis cerradensis

Plurispermiopsis cerradensis Pereira-Carv., Inácio & Dianese, in Pereira-Carvalho, Inácio & Dianese, Mycologia 102(5): 1163 (2010).

           Index Fungorum number: IF 515216; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11083, Fig. 1

Description: see Pereira-Carvalho et al. (2010).

Material examined: see Pereira-Carvalho et al. (2010).

Fig. 1 Plurispermiopsis cerradensis (UB Mycol. Coll. 1940, holotype, re-drawn from Figs. 1–4 in Pereira-Carvalho et al. 2010). a Ascoma on surface of a leaf. b Ascus. c Septate moniloid hypha with clear constrictions at the septa. d Ascospores. Scale bars: a–d = 5 μm.

Importance and distribution

Plurispermiopsis comprises only one saprobic species known on leaves of Blepharocalyx salicifolius (Myrtaceae) in South America (Brazil).



Pereira-Carvalho R, Inacio C, Dianese J. 2010 – Plurispermiopsis: A new capnodiaceous genus from the Brazilian Cerrado. Mycologia 102, 1163–1166.


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