Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Cladosporium ossifragi

Cladosporium ossifragi (Rostrup) Braun & Schubert, 2007

on Narthecium

Cladosporium ossifragi

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


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.


Nartheciaceae, monophagous

Narthecium ossifragum.


Cladosporium magnusianum (Jaap) Ellis, 1976.


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

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