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Querciphoma carteri

Querciphoma carteri (Gruyter & Boerema), in Crous & Groenewald, IMA Fungus 8(1): 147 (2017).

Phoma carteri Gruyter & Boerema, Persoonia 17: 547 (2002).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 820914; Facesoffungi number: FoF 09796, Fig. 1

Description: see De Gruyter and Boerema (2002); Crous and Groenewald (2017).

Material examined: see De Gruyter and Boerema (2002); Crous and Groenewald (2017).

Fig. 1 Conidia of Querciphoma carteri (re-drawn from Phoma carteri in Fig. 3 in De Gruyter and Boerema 2002). Scale bar = 5 μm.

Importance and distribution

Querciphoma comprises only one species known on Quercus sp. (Fagaceae) in Europe (Germany, Netherlands).



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

Gruyter JD, Boerema GH. 2002 – Contributions towards a monograph of Phoma (Coelomycetes) VIII. Section Paraphoma: Taxa with setose pycnidia. Persoonia 17, 541–561.

Wijayawardene NN, Hyde KD, Rajeshkumar KC, Hawksworth DL et al. 2017– Notes for genera: Ascomycota. Fungal Diversity 86, 1–594.


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