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Polyphialoseptoria terminaliae

Polyphialoseptoria terminaliae Quaedvl., R.W. Barreto, Verkley & Crous, Stud. Mycol. 75: 356 (2013).

Index Fungorum number: IF 804426; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11203, Fig. 1

Description: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013).

Material examined: see Quaedvlieg et al. (2013).


Fig. 1 Polyphialoseptoria terminaliae (CBS 135106, re-drawn from Quaedvlieg et al. 2013). a–c Conidiogenous cells and loci. d Conidia. Scalebars = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Polyphialoseptoria comprises three species known on two host plants in Bignoniaceae and Combretaceae. Polyphialoseptoria is reported from South Africa and South America (Brazil). Species of Polyphialoseptoria are pathogenic and cause disease on the host.



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



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