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Stagonospora (Sacc.) Sacc. (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Form genus)

Suggested Literature

Stagonospora may be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters, ascomycete)
(a class of ascomycetes)
(an order of ascomycetes and lichens)
Coelomycetes (via Stagonospora) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 133 feeding and other relationships of Stagonospora (a form genus of coelomycetous leaf-spot fungi)

Further Information

Diagnostic features Coelomycetes with pycnidia separate (ie not in a stroma) and containing oblong to linear conidia with blunt ends. The conidia have at least two(often many) septa, between which the cells are usually inflated and generally contain guttules which are often large.

Stagonospora mostly grow on dead stems and leaves but a few attack living plant material.
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