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Description:Colonies on MEA growing moderately fast reaching 30-40 mm in 4 d; reverse initially (yellowish-)ochraceous turning roseous or brownish-red in 7-10 d, finally brownish red or crimson; margin even; pigment allocated in irregular patches in medium. Odour sweetish-bitter or sweet, strong. Aerial mycelium scarce to moderate, homogenous or sometimes with small patches, 1-2(-5) mm high, buff; branching profusely with many erect free ends remeniscent of conidiophores, reaching lid of Petri dish, frequently also forming short, sterile lateral branches, 30-90 — 4-5 µm, divided by a few septa; hyphae hyaline to pale ochraceous, turning partially purplish in KOH. Submerged hyphae 4-6 µm diam, turning pinkish in KOH, cells not or irregularly swollen to 12 µm diam. Conidiation moderate. Conidiophores not differentiated from aerial hyphae, sometimes arranged in tufts, suberect to erect, main axis 7-8 µm wide, thin-walled, hyaline; branching profuse, irregular. Conidiogenous cells 3-5(-8) in a verticil or occasionally 1-2 just below it; subulate to almost cylindrical, occasionally ampulliform, 25-40 µm long, 2.5-3.5 µm wide near base, attenuating gradually to 0.7-1.5 µm at tip, straight or occasionally curved at apex, aseptate, producing 1 or a few conidiogenous loci, mostly arranged at apex that sometimes bears a small irregular protrusion. Conidia irregular in shape and size, ellipsoidal to (narrowly) clavate, ovoid or obovoid, base rounded or often attenuating to a narrow hilum, mostly equi-, seldom inequilateral and slightly curved at base, 12-16.2-20.5 x 4.5-5.8-7.0 µm; Q=2.0-2.9-3.7, 1(-2)-septate, septum median or supramedian; hilum prominent, 1-1.5 — 1.3-1.7 µm, central or slightly off-center; held by 2-5 in radiating heads at apex of conidiogenous cell. Chlamydospores sublgobose, 9-13 — 7-9 µm, wall 0.7-1.2 µm, hyaline, forming chains of 2-6 cells in terminal position on lateral branches of submerged hyphae; often many chains formed from closely placed cells further developing into soft, almost hyaline sclerotia like-aggregations, held singly or 2-4 together in irregular clusters just above agar surface. 
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