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Camarosporomyces flavigenus

Camarosporomyces flavigenus (Constant. & Aa) Crous, in Crous & Groenewald, IMA Fungus 8(1): 142 (2017).

 Phoma flavigena Constant. & Aa, Trans. Br. mycol. Soc. 79(2): 343 (1982).

Index Fungorum number: IF 820902; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11467, Fig. 1

Description: Crous et al. (2017).

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


Fig. 1 Camarosporomyces flavigenus (re-drawn from Constantinescu et al. 1982). a Structure of ostiole. b Transverse section through the pycnidial wall and conidiogenous cells. c Conidia. Scale bar = 5 µm.

Importance and distribution

Camarosporomyces comprises only one species known from fresh water in Europe (Romania).



Constantinescu O; Aa HA van der. 1982 – Phoma flavigena sp.nov., from fresh water in Romania. Transactions of the British Mycological Society 79, 343–345.

Crous PW, Groenewald JZ. 2017 – The Genera of Fungi – G 4: Camarosporium and Dothiora. IMA Fungus 8, 131–152.



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