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Neptunomyces aureus

Neptunomyces aureus M. Gonçalves, T. Vicente & A. Alves, in Gonçalves, Vicente, Esteves & Alves, MycoKeys 60: 37 (2019)

Index Fungorum number: IF 831437; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11540 , Fig. 1

Description: see Gonçalves et al. (2019).

Material considered: see Gonçalves et al. (2019).

Fig. 1 Neptunomyces aureus (MUM 19.38, redrawn from Gonçalves et al. 2019). a Colony on PDA (obverse and reverse). b Conidiomata. c Conidiogenous cells. d Conidia. Scale bars = 5 µm.

Importance and distribution

Neptunomyces comprises only one species known on Gracilaria gracilis (Gracilariaceae) in Europe (Portugal).



Gonçalves MFM, Vicente TFL, Esteves AC, Alves A. 2019 – Neptunomyces aureus gen. et sp. nov. (Didymosphaeriaceae, Pleosporales) isolated from algae in Ria de Aveiro, Portugal. Mycokeys 60, 31–44.


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