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Colletotrichum orchidearum(COLLOR)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: COLLOR
  • Preferred name: Colletotrichum orchidearum
  • Authority: Allescher

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Colletotrichum aracearum L.W. Hou & L. Cai
Colletotrichum hymenocallidicola Chethana, Tangthirasunun, Jayawardena & K.D. Hyde

Kingdom Fungi ( 1FUNGK )
Phylum Ascomycota ( 1ASCOP )
Subphylum Pezizomycotina ( 1PEZIQ )
Class Sordariomycetes ( 1SORDC )
Subclass Sordariomycetidae ( 1SRDAL )
Order Phyllachorales ( 1PHYRO )
Family Glomerellaceae ( 1GLOMF )
Genus Colletotrichum ( 1COLLG )
Species Colletotrichum orchidearum ( COLLOR )

Notes from the curator

Species complex: orchidearum // Reference: 1. Damm U, Sato T, Alizadeh A, Groenewald JZ, Crous PW. 2019. The Colletotrichum draecaenophilum, C. magnum and C. orchidearum species complexes. Studies in Mycology 92: 1–46. 2. Ariyawansa HA, Hyde KD, Jayasiri SC, Buyck B, Thilini Chethana KW, Dai D-Q, Dai YC, Daranagama DA, Jayawardena RS, Lucking R, Ghobad-Nejhad M, Niskanen T, Thambugala KM, Voigt K, Zhao RL, Li G-J, Doilom M, Boonmee S, Yang ZL, Cai Q, Cui Y-Y, Bahkali AH, Chen J, Cui BK, Chen JJ, Dayarathne MC, Dissanayake AJ, Ekanayaka AH, Hashimoto A, Hongsanan S, Jones EBG, Larsson E, Li WJ, Li Q-R, Liu JK. 2015. Fungal diversity notes 111–252 - taxonomic and phylogenetic contributions to fungal taxa. Fungal Diversity 75: 27–274. 3. Hou LW, Liu F, Duan WJ, Cai L. 2016. Colletotrichum aracearum and C. camelliae-japonicae, two holomorphic new species from China and Japan. Mycosphere 7: 1111–1123. 4. Yang YL, Cai L, Yu ZN, Liu Z, Hyde KD. 2011. Colletotrichum species on Orchidaceae in southwest China. Cryptogamie Mycologie 32: 229–253.