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Rechingeriella insignis

Rechingeriella insignis Petr., in Rechinger et al., Annln naturh. Mus. Wien 50: 465 (1940) [1939].

            Index Fungorum number: IF 290429; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11770, Fig. 1

Description: see Petrak et al. (1940); Zhang et al. (2012).

Material examined: see Petrak et al. (1940); Zhang et al. (2012).

Fig. 1 Rechingeriella insignis (Redrawn from Petrak et al. 1940). a Vertical section of ascoma. b Asci with globose, ornamented ascospores.

Importance and distribution

Rechingeriella comprises three species known on three host plants in Amaryllidaceae, Oleaceae and Poaceae. Rechingeriella is reported from Asia (Iran) and Europe (France, Spain).



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