Neolinocarpon penniseti sp. nov. on the grass Pennisetum purpureum (Poaceae)

Weraphol BHILABUTRA, Saisamorn LUMYONG, Rajesh JEEWON, Eric H. C. MCKENZIE & Kevin D. HYDE

en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 27 (4) - Pages 305-310

Published on 29 December 2006

Neolinocarpon penniseti sp. nov. is described from the grass Pennisetum purpureum collected in Hong Kong. This is the only Neolinocarpon species found on a non-Arecaceous host. The species has shorter ascospores than the other species in the genus. A key to species of Neolinocarpon is provided.

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