Memnoniella and Stachybotrys species from Musa acuminata

Wipornpan Photita, Pipob LUMYONG, Eric H. C. MCKENZIE, Kevin D. HYDE & Saisamorn LUMYONG

en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 24 (2) - Pages 147-152

Published on 27 June 2003

Memnoniella subsimplex and five species of Stachybotrys species are reported from Musa acuminata in Hong Kong and Thailand. Stachybotrys suthepensis sp. nov., found on decaying petioles, is described, illustrated and compared with similar species. It is characterized by conidia that are ellipsoid to cylindrical, rounded at both ends, olivaceousbrown to brown, verruculose and 7-9 × 3-6 μm.

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