Botanische Staatssammlung München © 1995–2008
Data remain intellectual property of the data set authors.

Pleochaeta mali Eliade

Data Set Maintenance: Data set compiled and standard item. Data set author(s): Kainz C. (03-01-21). Data set not revised.

Nomenclature: Current taxonomic status: accepted or basionymous. Taxonomic rank: species. Erysiphaceae Tul. & C. Tul.; Erysiphales.

Taxonomic Literature: Braun U., The powdery mildews (Erysiphales) of Europe. - 1-337. Jena, Stuttgart, New York (1995).

Biogeography: Continent: Europe. Country or state(s): Romania.

Ecology: Growing on leaves, hypophyllous (rarely) or epiphyllous. Host or Phorophyte Taxonomy: Rosaceae.

Reproduction Strategy: With sexual (and possible asexual) stages (epiphyllous or hypophyllous). Ascocarps: Cleistothecioid, scattered or gregarious, .11-.2 mm in diam.. Margin: External filaments present (fragile, straight, rigid, rarely curved, 100-120 µm long); uncinate or circinate (narrow), hyaline, numerous, 150-200 per mm², thin, aseptate.

Asci: 10-20 asci per ascocarp, not stipitate or indistinctly stipitate, 70-90 µm long, 40-50 µm wide; dehiscence unitunicate.

Ascospores: 1–2 to c. 4 per ascus, spores 3-5 per ascus, broadly ellipsoid or ovoid, 20-25 µm long, 10-15 µm wide.

Conidiomata: Present; hyphomycetous.

Conidium Formation: Conidiogenous cells single. Conidia: Ovoid (oblong-); 15-30 µm long, 10-20 µm wide; cell wall hyaline.

(report generated 04.Okt.2007)

In case that additional characters and states are required to be included in this data set, consult the LIAS Instructions to Participants and follow the procedures described there.