(sooty moulds)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Family 5 illustrated subtaxa 6 ident. refs
Infected dead flower - close-up (Click to view)
Family 10 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Colonies on leaves (Click to view)
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Family 3 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Leaf spot - leaf lower side (Click to view)Conidiophores (Click to view)Leaf spots on Ivy leaf - top surface (Click to view)Conidiophores (Click to view)Leaf spot - top (Click to view)Infected leaf - top surface - close-up (Click to view)Pycnidia on leaf spot (Click to view)Receptacle with perithecia (Click to view)
Family 119 illustrated subtaxa 104 ident. refs
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Conidiophore mass (Click to view)
Form genus 1 illustrated subtaxa
Leaf with black growth (Click to view)
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderCAPNODIALES (sooty moulds)
SubclassDOTHIDEOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of fungi)
ClassDOTHIDEOMYCETES (a class of ascomycetes)
SubphylumPEZIZOMYCOTINA (a subphylum of fungi)
PhylumASCOMYCOTA (spore shooters, ascomycete)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 149 general literature references relevant to CAPNODIALES (sooty moulds)

CAPNODIALES (sooty moulds) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 1,629 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for CAPNODIALES (sooty moulds)
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