Cladosporium ossifragi (Rostrup) Braun & Schubert, 2007

on Narthecium

Cladosporium ossifragi

from Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a); K Bensch del.; scale bar = 10 µm

gall

no distinct leaf spots, but sometimes discolourations. Colonies amphigenous, dense, brown, velvety. Conidiophores in generally large fascicules, up to 250 µm long. Conidia solitary or in unbranched chains, light brown, verrucose, 7-10 x 16-32 µm, mostly 2-4-septate.

hostplants

Nartheciaceae, monophagous

Narthecium ossifragum.

synonyms

Cladosporium magnusianum (Jaap) Ellis, 1976.

references

Bensch, Braun, Groenewald & Crous (2012a), Ellis & Ellis (1997a).

mod 3.vi.2018