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Briansuttonia alternarioides

Briansuttonia alternarioides (B. Sutton & Pascoe) R.F. Castañeda, Minter & Saikawa, in Castañeda et al., Mycotaxon 89(2): 304 (2004).

Corynespora alternarioides B. Sutton & Pascoe, Aust. Syst. Bot. 1(2): 127 (1988).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 488068; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11785, Fig. 1

Description: see Castañeda et al. (2004).

Material examined: see Castañeda et al. (2004).

Fig. 1 Briansuttonia alternarioides (re-drawn from Castañeda et al. 2004). a Conidiophores and conidia. Scale bar = 10 μm.

Importance and distribution

Briansuttonia comprises only one species known on stems of Acacia mitchellii (Fabaceae) in Australia (Victoria).



Castañeda RF, Heredia Abarca G, Arias Mota RM, Saikawa M et al. 2004 Two new hyphomycetes from rainforest of Mexico, and Briansuttonia, a new genus to accommodate Corynespora alternarioides. Mycotaxon 89, 297–305.


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