Hemicorynespora clavata, a new hyphomycete (anamorphic fungi) from Cuba

Gregorio DELGADO, Angel MERCADO, Julio MENA & Josep GUARRO

en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 28 (1) - Pages 65-69

Published on 30 March 2007

Hemicorynespora clavata sp. nov., found on a dead stem of an unidentified liana in Ciénaga de Zapata Biosphere Reserve, central Cuba, is described and illustrated. The presence of clavate, sometimes ellipsoidal, medianly 1-septate conidia with a protruding hilum differentiate this fungus from previously described species of the genus. The main diagnostic features of accepted species of Hemicorynespora are summarized in a table.

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