Pleurocytospora Petr., Annls mycol. 21(3/4): 256 (1923)

Index Fungorum number: IF9459; 3 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020).

Type speciesPleurocytospora vestita Petr.

NotesPleurocytospora was introduced to accommodate P. vestita and P. lycii (Petrak 1923). Pleurocytospora taxi was introduced from the host Taxus cuspidata (Sun et al. 2003).

Figure – Pleurocytospora vestita (Material examined – SWITZERLAND, Zurich, Zollikon, in garden, on Ribes rubrum L., 15 May 1986, E. Müller, ZT MYC 58916). a Herbarium material. b Appearance of conidiomata on the host substrate. c Transverse section of conidiomata. d Surface of the stromatic tissue. e, f Conidiophores with conidiogenous cells. g, h Conidiogenous cells with conidia. i Conidia. Scale bars: b = 1 mm, c = 200 µm, d-f = 50 µm, g-i = 10 µm.

  • Pleurocytospora lycii

  • Pleurocytospora taxi

  • Pleurocytospora vestita