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Description type:Original description 
Description:On SNA after 72 h 22–25 mm at 15 °C, 34–35 mm at 25 °C, 1–2 mm at 30 °C; mycelium covering the plate after 6 d at 25 °C. Colony similar to CMD, but margin whitish, downy due to numerous long aerial hyphae ascending for several mm; not zonate, first dense, but hyphae soon degenerating, becoming empty, replaced by conspicuously abundant chlamydospores after 3–4 d, terminal and intercalary, globose, oval or fusoid in narrow hyphae (4–)5–7(–10) — (3.5–)4–6(–6.5) µm, l/w 0.9–1.3(–1.8) (n=30) or rectangular when intercalary in thicker hyphae, (4–)6–18(–27) — (3–)4–7(–9) µm, l/w (0.6–)0.7–3.7(–7.6) (n=31). Autolytic activity inconspicuous, coilings inconspicuous or common. No diffusing pigment, no distinct odour noticeable. Conidiation starting after 3–5 d, green after a week; first effuse, scant, on few simple, verticillium- to gliocladium-like conidiophores wet conidial heads to 30 µm diam mostly in the centre; after a week dry and dense, pachybasium-like, within green 28–29CD4–6, 29E6–8, shrubs or tufts 0.3–3 mm diam mostly in a broad distal zone, compacting to transparent pustules with a granular surface, in addition hairy by numerous short elongations. Pustules consisting of a thick stipe with many primary branches in short distances and further paired or unpaired, branching forming a reticulum with many right angles, giving rise to more or less radially arranged main axes/conidiophores. Conidiophores 4–6(–7) µm wide with branching points often thickened to 7–11 µm, fertile to the tip and narrowly tree-like with short, mostly paired terminal branches in right angles, progressively longer downwards; more commonly terminating in one or several elongations. Elongations mostly straight or slightly sinuous to subhelical, 100–200(–250) µm long, 4–7(–9) wide basally, attenuated to 2.5–3 µm terminally, with numerous minute droplets along their length, smooth in the microscope, first sterile, becoming fertile at the tip, with a single, rarely two terminal phialides, and on their bases with paired or unpaired fertile side branches mostly 1–5 celled and 10–30 µm long close to the pustule surface, in right angles to the main axis or slightly inclined upwards, unbranched or re-branching with 1–3 celled side branches. Phialides produced in whorls or pseudo-whorls of 4–6 on broadly rounded to submoniliform cells, (3.0–)3.5–4.5(–5.5) µm wide. Phialides (4–)5–7(–9) — (3.2–)3.7–4.2(–4.6) µm, l/w (1.0–)1.2–1.8(–2.4), (1.8–)2.7–3.5(–4.0) µm wide at the base (n=60), minute, ampulliform, thickest in and below the middle, sometimes with long neck. Phialides on elongations (8–)11–22(–39) — (2.2–)2.5–3.3(–4.3) µm, l/w (1.9–)3.6–8.2(–14.9), (2.0–)2.2–3.0(–3.2) µm wide at the base (n=35), lageniform to subulate, rarely ampulliform, straight or slightly curved, forming minute wet conidial terminal heads. Conidia (3.5–)3.8–5.0(–7.3) — (2.4–)2.7–3.0(–3.5) µm, l/w (1.2–)1.3–1.7(–2.8) (n=70), yellowish green, oblong to ellipsoidal, smooth, typically with straight, often parallel sides, sometimes slightly attenuated towards one end, ends broadly rounded, with few minute guttules; scar indistinct. 
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