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Semipseudocercospora peristrophes-acuminatae

Semipseudocercospora peristrophes-acuminatae (J.M. Yen) J.M. Yen, Mycotaxon 17: 363 (1983).

Cercospora peristrophes-acuminatae J.M. Yen, Revue Mycol., Paris 29: 234 (1964).

           Index Fungorum number: IF 109242; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11302, Fig. 1

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

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

Fig. 1 Conidiophores and conidia of Septocylindrium bonordenii (HAL, re-drawn from Fig. 270 as R. septata in Braun 1998). Scale bar = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Semipseudocercospora comprises two species known on Aeschynomenes sp. (Fabaceae) and Peristrophe acuminata (Acanthaceae) in Asia (Singapore) and South America (Brazil). Semipseudocercospora needs epitypification.



Braun U, Crous PW, Nakashima C. 2015 Cercosporoid fungi (Mycosphaerellaceae) 4. Species on dicots (Acanthaceae to Amaranthaceae). IMA Fungus 6, 373–469. .2015.06.02.09

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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