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Aquasubmersa mircensis

Aquasubmersa mircensis K.D. Hyde & Huang Zhang, Cryptog. Mycol. 33(3): 340 (2012)


Index fungorum: 800876


Saprobic on submerged wood in a freshwater stream. Sexual morph: undetermined. Asexual morph: Conidiomata 150–250 μm diam., 100–200 μm high, dark brown to black, pycnidial, subperidermal, solitary, semi-immersed, subglobose to ellipsoidal, thick-walled, unilocular, glabrous, ostiolate. Conidiomatal wall up to 20 μm thick, consisting of textura angularis with cells brown to hyaline, thick-walled. Conidiophores arising from inner layer cells of conidiomata, absent or occasionally present, subcylindrical to doliiform, unbranched, septate. Conidiogenous cells 10–15 × 4–7 μm, hyaline, holoblastic, subcylindrical to lageniform, determinate, discrete or integrated, thick-walled, smooth. Conidia 16–21 × 8–11 μm ( ̄x= 18 × 9 μm; n = 20), hyaline, ellipsoidal, rounded at both ends, or sometimes with papillate base, smooth, thick-walled, guttulate.


Material examined: Thailand, Chiang Mai, Mushroom Research Centre, on submerged wood, 29 November 2010, Huang Zhang, m3 (MFLU 11–1001, holotype).

Aquasubmersa mircensis (MFLU 11–1101, holotype) a Herbarium package and specimen. Appearance of black conidiomata on the host. c Vertical section of conidioma. d Section of peridium.  ei Conidiogenous cells and developing conidia. jo Conidia. Scale bars c = 100 μm, do = 10 μm




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