Dictyocheirospora tetraploides (L. Cai & K.D. Hyde) J. Yang & K.D. Hyde

Yang, Jing, Liu, Jian-Kui, Hyde, Kevin D., Jones, E. B. Gareth & Liu, Zuo-Yi, 2018, New species in Dictyosporium, new combinations in Dictyocheirospora and an updated backbone tree for Dictyosporiaceae, MycoKeys 36, pp. 83-105: 83

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/mycokeys.36.27051

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Dictyocheirospora tetraploides (L. Cai & K.D. Hyde) J. Yang & K.D. Hyde
status

comb. nov.

Dictyocheirospora tetraploides (L. Cai & K.D. Hyde) J. Yang & K.D. Hyde  comb. nov.

Basionym.

Dictyosporium tetraploides  L. Cai & K.D. Hyde, Sydowia 55 (2): 132 (2003)

Holotype.

CHINA. Yunnan, Xishuangbanna, Menglun, a small stream, on submerged wood, 21 June 2002, L. Cai (HKUM 17146).

Notes.

Dictyocheirospora tetraploides  is morphologically similar to Di. musae  in conidial shape, size, colour and appendages. However, conidia of Di. tetraploides  have 5-rowed cells, while those of Di. musae  are 7-rowed cells ( Photita et al. 2002, Cai et al. 2003).