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Quasiphloeospora saximontanensis

Quasiphloeospora saximontanensis (Deighton) B. Sutton, Crous & Shamoun, in Sutton et al., Mycol. Res. 100(8): 981 (1996).

Cercospora saximontanensis Deighton, Mycol. Pap. 151: 7 (1983).

            Index Fungorum number:IF 415627; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11296, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

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

Fig. 1 Quasiphloeospora saximontanensis (Ramularia saximontanensis, re-drawn from Fig. 514 in Braun 1998). a Conidiophores. b Conidia.

Importance and distribution

Quasiphloeospora comprises only one species causing leaf spots on Ribes viscosissimum (Grossulariaceae) in the United States (Wyoming).



Braun U. 1998 – A monograph of Cercosporella, Ramularia and allied genera (phytopathogenic hyphomycetes): Vol. 1. IHW-Verlag, Eching, Munich, Germany.

Sutton BC, Shamoun SF, Crous PW. 1996 Two leaf pathogens of Ribes spp. in North America, Quasiphloeospora saximontanensis (Deighton) comb. nov. and Phloeosporella ribis (J.J. Davis) comb. nov. Mycological Research 100, 979–983. /pdf/PDF%20OP%20NUMMER/072.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.



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