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Chaetomium globosum

Chaetomium globosum Kunze, Mykologische Hefte (Leipzig) 1: 16 (1817)

                     Index Fungorum number: IF 172545

 

 

 

 

 

                    Chaetomium globosum (Material examined: THAILAND, Phayao Province, Muang District, on dead moist twig of Tectona grandis L. (Lamiaceae), M. Doilom, 12 March 2012, MFLU 15-3206, living culture, MFLUCC 12-0290) a Ascomata on PDA after 7 days b Close-up ascomata on PDA c Ascomata with yellowish ascomatal hairs d, e Ascomatal hairs f Squash mount showing surface of peridium g, h Immature asci i Mature asci j Immature ascospores k-m Mature ascospores n Germinating ascospore. Scale bars: a = 1000 μm, b = 500 μm, c = 200 μm, d, e, g, = 20 μm, f, h–k, n = 10 μm, l, m = 5 μm (image from Maharachchikumbura et al. 2016).

 

 

 

 

 

  

                     Asexual morph of Chaetomium spp. (redrawn from Wang et al. 2016b). a, b Chaetomium subaffine. c, d C. rectangulare. e, f C. elatum. a, c, e Conidiophores with conidia. b, d, f Conidia. Scale bars: a, c, e = 10 µm, b, d, f = 5 µm.

 

Reference:

Maharachchikumbura SSN, Hyde KD, Jones EBG, McKenzie EHC et al. 2016 – Families of Sordariomycetes. Fungal Diversity 79, 1–317

 

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