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Bloxamia leucophthalma (Lév.) Höhn. (a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus)

Date 5 September 2000
OS grid ref TQ02
Lat/Lon 51° 0' N, 0° 30' W
Location County: Sussex, Vice County: West Sussex, VC13, England
Voucher 05/09/2000[A]
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Stage or state Anamorph
Record Summary on Hypoxylon nummularium on fallen Beech
Associated organism: on Hypoxylon nummularium
Identification Notes: Host ascospores black 12/8µm, ellipsoid.
Conidiomata sporodochial with brownish phialides in a close palisade.
Conidia hyaline, 2/2.5µm, adhering in a layer over the phialides so that the structure appears white.

Easily confused in the field with Polydesmia pruinosa.

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