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Fungal planet description sheets: 107-127
Novel species of microfungi described in the present study include the following from Australia: Phytophthora amnicola from still water, Gnomoniopsis smithogilvyi from Castanea sp., Pseudoplagiostoma corymbiae from Corymbia ...
Notes on cercosporoid fungi occurring on Dodonaea spp.
Passalora dodonaeae Crous and U. Braun is newly described from leaves of Dodonaea angustifolia L. from South Africa. Type material of Cercospora mitteriana Syd. has been re-examined and this species reduced to synonymy ...
Revision of Pseudocercosporella-like species causing eyespot disease of wheat
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Its rDNA phylogeny of selected Mycosphaerella species and their anamorphs occurring on Myrtaceae
Species of Mycosphaerella and their anamorphs are commonly found on the leaves of Myrtaceae, many of which are defoliated by these pathogens. The taxonomy of these fungi has been based on minute morphological differences, ...
Fungal pathogens of proteaceae
Species of Leucadendron, Leucospermum and Protea (Proteaceae) are in high demand for the international floriculture market due to their brightly coloured and textured flowers or bracts. Fungal pathogens, however, create a ...
Xenochalara, a new genus of dematiaceous hyphomycetes for chalara-like fungi with apical wall building conidial development
Ceratocystis autographa Bakshi is unusual amongst the ophiostomatoid fungi in that it produces two distinct anamorphs, typifying different teleomorph genera. A chalara-like anamorph characteristic of the genus Ceratocystis ...
Sphaeropsis sapinea and Botryosphaeria dothidea endophytic in Pinus spp. and Eucalyptus spp. in South Africa
Sphaeropsis sapinea (Fr.: Fr.) Dyko & B. Sutton and the anamorph of Botryosphaeria dothidea (Moug.) Ces. et De Not. are morphologically and ecologically similar fungi that cause serious canker and die-back diseases of Pinus ...
Microfungi associated with Podocarpus leaf litter in South Africa
Nine microfungi are listed from leaf litter of Podocarpus spp. New species include Chaetopsina mellitolunae Crous & Seifert, Rhinotrichella elegans R.F. Castañeda & Crous, Parasympodiella podocarpi Crous & Seifert. Guignardia ...
Kirramyces destructans sp. nov., a serious leaf pathogen of Eucalyptus in Indonesia
A number of Kirramyces J. Walker et al. species, formerly accommodated in the genus Phaeoseptoria Speg., are pathogens of Eucalyptus L' Herit. spp. A new species, K. destructans M.J. Wingf. and Crous sp. nov., associated ...
Fungi associated with die-back symptoms of apple and pear trees, a possible inoculum source of grapevine trunk disease pathogens
A survey was undertaken on apple and pear trees in the main pome fruit growing areas of the Western Cape of South Africa to determine the aetiology of trunk diseases with specific reference to pathogens known to occur on ...