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Phyllosticta Pers. (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Form genus)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

van der Aa, H.A. & Vanev, S. (Aptroot A., et al, eds), 2002 A revision of the species described in Phyllosticta
van der Aa, H.A., 1973 Studies in Phyllosticta I
Wikee, S. et al, 2011 Phyllosticta - an overview of current status of species recognition

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 general literature references to Phyllosticta (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Phyllosticta 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)
BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE
(a family of ascomycetes)
Coelomycetes (via Phyllosticta) Lichenes (via Botryosphaeriales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 217 feeding and other relationships of Phyllosticta (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Further Information

Diagnostic features Thin-walled, erumpent pycnidia with simple conidia on short or imperceptible conidiophores. Mostly on leaves.

The conidia in Septoria are much longer, while in Ascochyta they are 1-septate.
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