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Culturable    Go to top of form  
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No
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Yes
Yes

Culture colour    Go to top of form  
white:?  No  Variable  Yes  
grey:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ochraceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
olivaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
orange:?  No  Variable  Yes  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
beige:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
purplish:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellow-green:?  No  Variable  Yes  
green:?  No  Variable  Yes  
lilac:?  No  Variable  Yes  
tan:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
violet:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellow:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cream:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red:?  No  Variable  Yes  
black:?  No  Variable  Yes  
vinaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pink:?  No  Variable  Yes  
orange:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Culture exudate colour    Go to top of form  
red:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellow:?  No  Variable  Yes  
green:?  No  Variable  Yes  
blue:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
rust brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
vinaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Culture position    Go to top of form  
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only immersed
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at least partly superficial
at least partly superficial

Culture reverse colour    Go to top of form  
yellow:?  No  Variable  Yes  
black:?  No  Variable  Yes  
purple:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
vinaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ochraceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
violet:?  No  Variable  Yes  
colourless:?  No  Variable  Yes  
orange:?  No  Variable  Yes  
peach:?  No  Variable  Yes  
blue:?  No  Variable  Yes  
tan:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cream:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pink:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
rust brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
salmon:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Smell    Go to top of form  
garlic:?  No  Variable  Yes  
aromatic:?  No  Variable  Yes  
strong:?  No  Variable  Yes  
unpleasant:?  No  Variable  Yes  
sweet:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Mycelium shape    Go to top of form  
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meristematic
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hyphal
hyphal

Mycelium colour    Go to top of form  
white:?  No  Variable  Yes  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

hyphae width (micrometer)    Go to top of form  
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antler-like hyphae (favic chandeliers)    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Appressoria    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Appressoria outline shape    Go to top of form  
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circular
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wavy
absent
absent

Clamp connections    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Hyphae with many nuclei    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Double septa    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Rhizoids    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Stolons    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Colour reaction with NaOH    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Homothallism    Go to top of form  
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known
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unknown
unknown

Heterothallism    Go to top of form  
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known
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unknown
unknown

Conidiomata    Go to top of form  
absent or hyphal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
acervulus:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pycnidium:?  No  Variable  Yes  
synnema:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidiophores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Conidiophores shape    Go to top of form  
clavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
filiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
branched:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ampulliform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
verticillate:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidiophores width    Go to top of form  
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Conidiophores colour    Go to top of form  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
olivaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
golden brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidiophores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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verrucose
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absent
absent

Conidiogenous cell    Go to top of form  
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phialidic or annellidic
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holoblastic or thallic
absent
absent

Conidiogenous scars    Go to top of form  
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denticles
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rounded scars
absent
absent

Arthroconidia formation    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Conidiogenous cell shape    Go to top of form  
filiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ampulliform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
intercalary cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cardiform lobed:?  No  Variable  Yes  
clavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obclavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Phialide ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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annellation
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collarette
absent or not applicable
absent or not applicable

Conidiogenous cell width    Go to top of form  
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Conidiogenous cell length    Go to top of form  
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Conidiogenous cell colour    Go to top of form  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
golden brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidiogenous cell ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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verrucose
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absent
absent

Conidia    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Conidia shape    Go to top of form  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
fusiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
falcate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
clavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obclavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
barrel-shaped:?  No  Variable  Yes  
filiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
oblate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pyriform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
allantoid:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ovoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obovoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
limoniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
irregular:?  No  Variable  Yes  
triangular:?  No  Variable  Yes  
lens-shaped:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obclavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
coiled:?  No  Variable  Yes  
dacryoid:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidia # transverse septa    Go to top of form  
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Conidia # longitudinal septa    Go to top of form  
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Conidia width    Go to top of form  
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Conidia length    Go to top of form  
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Conidia colour    Go to top of form  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
subhyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pink:?  No  Variable  Yes  
golden brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
orange:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale green:?  No  Variable  Yes  
sepia:?  No  Variable  Yes  
buff:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidia ornamentation    Go to top of form  
villose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
striate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
warted:?  No  Variable  Yes  
one band:?  No  Variable  Yes  
several bands:?  No  Variable  Yes  
echinulate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
frills:?  No  Variable  Yes  
with cylindrical warts:?  No  Variable  Yes  
basal spur:?  No  Variable  Yes  
apical hairs:?  No  Variable  Yes  
verruculose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reticulate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
four setae:?  No  Variable  Yes  
echinate:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Conidia frill    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Conidia hilum    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Conidia aggregation    Go to top of form  
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inchains
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in slimy heads
simple or absent
simple or absent

Conidia # germ slits    Go to top of form  
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Conidia septation type    Go to top of form  
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distoseptate
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euseptate or not applicable
euseptate or not applicable

Conidia constricted at septa    Go to top of form  
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yes
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no or not applicable
no or not applicable

Microconidia    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Microconidia shape    Go to top of form  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
fusiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
clavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pyriform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obovoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Microconidia # septa    Go to top of form  
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Microconidia width    Go to top of form  
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Microconidia length    Go to top of form  
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Microconidia colour    Go to top of form  
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hyaline
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no microconidia
no microconidia

Sclerotia or bulbils    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Chlamydospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sclerotia colour    Go to top of form  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
blue:?  No  Variable  Yes  
violet:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Chlamydospores position    Go to top of form  
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intercalary
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terminal
absent
absent

Chlamydospores shape    Go to top of form  
fusiform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ovoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pyriform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
irregular:?  No  Variable  Yes  
obpyriform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
barrel-shaped:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Chlamydospores # transverse septa    Go to top of form  
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Chlamydospores # longitudinal septa    Go to top of form  
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Chlamydospores width    Go to top of form  
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Chlamydospores length    Go to top of form  
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Chlamydospores colour    Go to top of form  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Chlamydospores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
spinose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
warted:?  No  Variable  Yes  
frills:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Pycnidium shape    Go to top of form  
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pyriform
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globose
not applicable
not applicable

Pycnidium colour    Go to top of form  
black:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellow:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Pycnidium width    Go to top of form  
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Pycnidium height    Go to top of form  
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Pycnidium wall structure    Go to top of form  
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cellular
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hyphal
not applicable
not applicable

Conidiomata ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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setae
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no ornamentation or not applicable
no ornamentation or not applicable

Paraphyses between conidiophores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Periphyses in conidioma ostiole    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Oidia    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Basidiomata formed    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Basidiospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Basidiospores width    Go to top of form  
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Basidiospores length    Go to top of form  
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Zoospores with flagellae    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Antheridia     Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Endospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Endospore number    Go to top of form  
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Endospores shape    Go to top of form  
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globose
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ellipsoidal
not applicable
not applicable

Endospores size    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiophores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sporangiophores shape    Go to top of form  
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clavate
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filiform
not applicable
not applicable

Sporangiophore branches    Go to top of form  
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present
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few or absent
few or absent

Sporangiophores width    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiophores maximum length (mm)    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiophores colour    Go to top of form  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
grey:?  No  Variable  Yes  
straw:?  No  Variable  Yes  
violet:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Sporangiophores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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rough
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absent
absent

Sporangia     Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sporangia number    Go to top of form  
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Sporangia shape    Go to top of form  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
vase-like:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pyriform:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Sporangia with columella    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sporangia with apophysis    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sporangia width    Go to top of form  
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Sporangia length    Go to top of form  
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Sporangia ornamentation    Go to top of form  
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rough
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spinose
absent or not applicable
absent or not applicable

Sporangia colour    Go to top of form  
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brown
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black
absent or not applicable
absent or not applicable

Azygospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Azygospores size    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Sporangiospore number    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiospores shape    Go to top of form  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ovoid:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
angular:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Sporangiospores width    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiospores length    Go to top of form  
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Sporangiospores colour    Go to top of form  
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hyaline
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grey
not applicable
not applicable

Sporangiospores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
echinulate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
striate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ridged:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Zygospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Zygospores shape    Go to top of form  
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globose
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ellipsoidal
not applicable
not applicable

Zygospores suspensors    Go to top of form  
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equal
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unequal
not applicable
not applicable

Zygospores width    Go to top of form  
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Zygospores length    Go to top of form  
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Zygospores colour     Go to top of form  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
grey:?  No  Variable  Yes  
black:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Zygospores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
tuberculate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
warted:?  No  Variable  Yes  
spinose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
verrucose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ridged:?  No  Variable  Yes  
with stellate projections:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascomata    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Ascomata structure    Go to top of form  
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cleistothecia
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perithecia
not applicable
not applicable

Ascomata shape    Go to top of form  
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globose
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pyriform
absent
absent

Ascomata colour    Go to top of form  
white:?  No  Variable  Yes  
black:?  No  Variable  Yes  
tan:?  No  Variable  Yes  
buff:?  No  Variable  Yes  
olivaceous:?  No  Variable  Yes  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pink:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellow:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascomata width    Go to top of form  
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Ascomata height    Go to top of form  
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Ascomata position    Go to top of form  
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stalked
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erumpent to sessile
not applicable
not applicable

Ostiole    Go to top of form  
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beaked
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papillate
absent
absent

Ostiole tip setose    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent or not applicable
absent or not applicable

Ascoma wall structure    Go to top of form  
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hyphal
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cellular
not applicable
not applicable

Ascoma wall cell special structure    Go to top of form  
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inflated
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jig-saw-shaped
not applicable
not applicable

Ascoma wall ornamentation    Go to top of form  
tomentose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
branched hairs:?  No  Variable  Yes  
simple hairs:?  No  Variable  Yes  
strongly curled hairs:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascoma wall hair tips    Go to top of form  
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white
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not applicable or black
not applicable or black

Paraphyses between asci    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Periphysoids    Go to top of form  
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present
?
absent
absent

Asci shape    Go to top of form  
cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
clavate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Asci wall    Go to top of form  
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unitunicate
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bitunicate
not applicable
not applicable

Asci dehiscence    Go to top of form  
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apically opening
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evanescent
not applicable
not applicable

Asci width    Go to top of form  
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Asci length    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores # per ascus    Go to top of form  
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Ascospore arrangement    Go to top of form  
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uniseriate
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biseriate or irregular
not applicable
not applicable

Ascospores    Go to top of form  
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present
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absent
absent

Ascospores shapes    Go to top of form  
limoniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
globose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
lens-shaped:?  No  Variable  Yes  
ellipsoidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  
cylindrical:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reniform:?  No  Variable  Yes  
rhomboidal:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascospores # septa    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores width    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores length    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores colour    Go to top of form  
brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
hyaline:?  No  Variable  Yes  
yellowish:?  No  Variable  Yes  
orange:?  No  Variable  Yes  
straw:?  No  Variable  Yes  
red brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  
pale brown:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascospores ornamentation    Go to top of form  
spinose:?  No  Variable  Yes  
reticulate:?  No  Variable  Yes  
lines:?  No  Variable  Yes  
verruculose:?  No  Variable  Yes  

Ascospore # rims    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores # germ pores    Go to top of form  
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Ascospores # germ slits    Go to top of form  
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Ascospore wall    Go to top of form  
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thin
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thick
not applicable
not applicable

Ascospore gelatin    Go to top of form  
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appendages
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continuous sheath
absent or not applicable
absent or not applicable

Internal Transcribed Spacers (Paste sequence):    Go to top of form  

Large subunit 28S (Paste sequence):    Go to top of form  

Small subunit 18S (Paste sequence):    Go to top of form  

Beta tubulin (Paste sequence):    Go to top of form  

Elongation factor (Paste sequence):    Go to top of form