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Ascochyta Lib. (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Form genus)

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2 general literature references to Ascochyta (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Ascochyta may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
ASCOMYCOTA
(spore shooters)
DOTHIDEOMYCETES
(a class of ascomycetes)
PLEOSPORALES
(an order of ascomycetes and lichens)
Coelomycetes (via Ascochyta) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 264 feeding and other relationships of Ascochyta (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Further Information

Diagnostic features Pale, thin-walled, immersed pycnidia, typically with a dark ring around the ostiole. The short conidia are short 1-septate. Ascochyta mostly cause spots on living leaves or occasionally stems.
Similar species The conidia in Septoria are much longer, while in Phyllosticta they are aseptate.
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