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Daruvedia bacillata

Daruvedia bacillata (Cooke) Dennis, Belarra (Bilbao) 2(no. 4): 25 (1988).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 126686; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11806, Fig. 1

Description: see Hu et al. (2010).

Material examined: see Hu et al. (2010).

Fig. 1 Daruvedia bacillata (K, holotype of Sphaeria bacillata, re-drawn from Cooke 1871). a Appearance of ascomata on host substrate. b Section through ascomata. c Ascus and ascospore.

Importance and distribution

Daruvedia comprises only one species known on Acer campestre (Sapindaceae), Clematis vitalba (Ranunculaceae), Cornus sanguinea (Cornaceae), Frangula alnus (Rhamnaceae), Hedera sp. (Araliaceae), Lonicera nigra (Caprifoliaceae) and Populus tremula (Salicaceae). Daruvedia is reported from Europe (England, France and Scotland).



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