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Perthomyces podocarpi

Perthomyces podocarpi Crous, in Crous et al., Persoonia 38: 257 (2017)

Index Fungorum number: IF 820936; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11823 , Fig. 1

Description: see Crous et al. (2017).

Material considered: see Crous et al. (2017).

Fig. 1 Perthomyces podocarpi (CBS H-23122; re-drawn from Crous et al. 2017). a Conidiomata sporulating on PDA. b, c Conidiogenous cells. d Conidia. Scale bars: a = 100 μm, b–d = 5 μm.

Importance and distribution

Perthomyces comprises only one species known on leaves of Podocarpus (Podocarpaceae) in Western Australia.



Crous PW, Wingfield MJ, Burgess TI, Hardy GESJ et al. 2017 – Fungal Planet description sheets: 558–624. Persoonia 38, 240–384.



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