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Pseudoascochyta pratensis

Pseudoascochyta pratensis Valenz. -Lopez, Cano-Canals, Stchigel, Guarro & Cano, in Crous et al., Persoonia 37: 255 (2016).

Index Fungorum number: IF 817647; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11527, Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2016).

Material considered: see Crous et al. (2016).


Fig. 1 Pseudoascochyta pratensis (CBS H-22735; redrawn from Crous et al. 2016). a Conidiomata. b, c Conidiogenous cells. d Conidia. Scale bars: a = 200 µm, b–d = 5 µm.

Importance and distribution

Pseudoascochyta comprises two species. Pseudoascochyta novae-zelandiae was reported from Cordyline australis (Asparagaceae) in New Zealand while Pseudoascochyta pratensis was found from soil in Europe (Spain).



Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Burgess TI, Hardy GSJ et al. 2016 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 469–557. Persoonia 37, 218–403.


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