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Description type:Latin diagnosis 
Description:Metacordyceps guniujiangensis C.R. Li, B. Huang, M.Z. Fan & Z.Z. Li, sp. nov.
MycoBank MB 511341 Fig. 1
Stromata 2, stipite basi confluentia, ex capite hospitis, atrovirentia, curvata, 40.3-42.5 mm longa, stipite cylindrica, 2.5-2.7 mm crassa. Pars fertilis 8.8-11.1 x 2.7-3.2 mm, sterili apice attenuato, luteo, glabello, 5.6-11.1 mm longo, 2.5-3.0 mm crasso basi. Perithecia curvato-ampullacea, penitus oblique immersa, 640-770 x 240-320 µm. Asci cylindrici, 310-380 x 4.0-4.8 µm, cum pileo asci 2.8-3.0 µm diam. Ascosporae filiformes, 240-330 x 0.8-1.0 µm, laeves, multiseptatae, nonsecedentes, cellulis 8-17 µm longis. In larvis cicada.
Holotype - National Natural Reserve of Guniujiang, Shitai County, southern Anhui, P.R. China, 27 V 2002. On nymph of a cicada (Homoptera: Cicadidae). Coll. C. R. Li. GNJ020527-04; deposited at Research Center on Entomogenous Fungi, Anhui Agricultural University, China.
Anamorph - Metarhizium aff. cylindrosporum
 
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