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BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE Theiss. & P. Syd., 1918 (a family of ascomycetes)


Rank Taxon #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #refs
Genus Botryosphaeria Ces. & De Not., 1863 (a genus of ascomycete fungi)       2
Genus Guignardia Viala & Ravaz, 1892 (a genus of ascomycete fungi)        
Species Guignardia aesculi (Peck) V.B. Stewart, 1916 (Horse Chestnut Leaf Blotch - causative organism) 12 41 14 2
Form genus Macrophoma (Sacc.) Berl. & Voglino, 1886 (a form genus of coelomycetes)        
Species Macrophoma saginae (Rostr) N. E Buchw. (1958) (a coelomycete)       1
Form genus Microdiplodia Allesch., 1901 (a form genus of coelomycetes)        
Anamorphic Species Microdiplodia pittospororum (Sacc.) Allesch. (a coelomycete)       1
Form genus Phyllosticta Pers., 1818 (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi) 6 8 3 3

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Phillips, A.J.L., 2008 Resolving the phylogenetic and taxonomic status of dark-spored teleomorph genera in the Botryosphaeriaceae

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1 general literature references to BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE (a family of ascomycetes)

BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters)
(a class of ascomycetes)
Lichenes (via Botryosphaeriales) Fungi sl.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 448 feeding and other relationships of BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE (a family of ascomycetes)

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