Phylum:Ascomycota >> Class: Ascomycetes >>  Order: Phyllachorales 
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 Scientific Name: Coccodiella arundinariae

Basionym:Coccoidiopsis arundinariae Hara, Bot. Mag. Tokyo, 27: 62. 1913.

Coccodiella arundinariae Hara, Bot. Mag. Tokyo 25: 224. 1911.

 Description: Leaf spots circular, ellipsoid, or scattered, sometimes confluented to irregular, then expanded to very large, yellowish to light brown, sometimes with narrow halo, 0.2-6 × 0.1-3.5 cm. Stromata hypogenous, sometimes amphigenous, scattered, black, pulvinate, expanded very large, 0.5-2.5 × 0.5-1.5 mm, 0.3-0.4 mm high. Perithecia embedded in a stroma, globose to obpyriform, 6-28 in each stroma, 260 × 390 μm, ostiolate. Asci unitunicate, clavate, with a short stalk, 8-spored 74-108 × 8-10 μm. Ascospores biseriate, cylindrical-ellipsoid to ellipsoid, hyaline to very pale olivaceous, 1-celled, 17-24 × 4 μm. Paraphyses filiform, non-branched, hyaline, septate, 2-6 μm wide.

Taiwan, Taichung Hsien, Kukuan, 30 July, 1988, NCHUPP-2003.

 Habitat: On living leaves of Dendrocalamus latiflorus Munro.

Japan, Mainland China, Taiwan.


Li, Li-Tzu. 1990.


W. H. Hsieh

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