Leptostromataceae

Leptostromataceae

[‚lep·tə‚strō·mə′tās·ē‚ē]
(mycology)
A family of fungi of the order Sphaeropsidales; pycnidia are black and shield-shaped, circular or oblong, and slightly asymmetrical; included are some fruit-tree pathogens.
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