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Chaetosphaerulina yasudae

Chaetosphaerulina yasudae I. Hino, Canad. J. Plant Sci. 10: 62 (1938).

            Index Fungorum number: IF 535120; Facesoffungi number: FoF 12021, Fig. 1

Description: see Boonmee et al. (2011).

Material examined: see Boonmee et al. (2011).

Fig. 1 Chaetosphaerulina yasudae (redrawn from Hino 1938). a Ascoma. b Asci with paraphyses. c Ascospores.

Importance and distribution

Chaetosphaerulina comprises six species known on Bambusa sp. (Poaceae), Eucalyptus sp. (Myrtaceae), Eugenia sp. (Myrtaceae), Phoenix sylvestris (Arecaceae) and Phyllostachys bambusoides (Poaceae). Chaetosphaerulina is reported from Asia (India, Japan and Thailand).



Boonmee S, Zhang Y, Chomnunti P, Chukeatirote E, Tsui C, Bahkali A, Hyde K. 2011. Revision of lignicolous Tubeufiaceae based on morphological reexamination and phylogenetic analysis. Fungal Diversity 51, 63–102.

Crane JL, Shearer CA, Barr ME. 1998 – A revision of Boerlagiomyces with notes and a key to the saprobic genera of Tubeufiaceae. Canadian Journal of Botany 76, 602–612.

Hino I. 1938 – Illustrations of Bamboo-inhabiting fungi. Bulletin of the Miyazaki College of Agriculture and Forestry 10, 55–64.


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