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Aegeanispora elanii

Aegeanispora elanii E.B.G. Jones & Abdel-Wahab, in Abdel-Wahab et al., Bot. Mar. 60(4): 470 (2017).

Index Fungorum number: IF 818744; Facesoffungi number: FoF 09658, Fig. 1

Description: see Abdel-Wahab et al. (2017).

Material considered: see Abdel-Wahab et al. (2017).

Fig. 1 Aegeanispora elanii (AUMC H-0001.17, holotype; redrawn from Abdel-Wahab et al. 2017). a Conidia and paraphyses. b Young developing conidia and paraphyses. c Variously shaped conidia surrounded by a gelatinous coat. Scale bars: a = 5 µm, b, c = 10 µm.

Importance and distribution

Aegeanispora comprises only one species known on decaying driftwood in Turkey (Aegean Sea).



Abdel-Wahab MA, Dayarathne MC, Suetrong S, Guo S et al. 2017 – New saprobic marine fungi and a new combination. Botanica Marina 60, 469–488.

De Gruyter J, Woudenberg JHC, Aveskamp AA, Verkley GJM et al. 2013 – Redisposition of phoma-like anamorphs in Pleosporales. Studies in Mycology 75, 1–36.


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