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Filobasidiella Kwon-Chung 1976, in Kwon-Chung, Mycologia, 67(6), 1197-1200 (1975).

            Diagnosis: Basidia arising in groups terminally or laterally from hyphae with clamp connections, slender, nonseptate, swollen at the apices, producing sessile small thin-walled basidiospores terminally in basipetal chains; persistant probasidia lacking, blastospores present.

Index Fungorum Number: IF16129

Type species: Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung 1976, in Kwon-Chung, Mycologia, 67(6), 1197-1200 (1975).


Filobasidiella neoformans Kwon-Chung 1976


Kwon-Chung, K. J. (1975). A new genus, Filobasidiella, the perfect state of Cryptococcus neoformans. Mycologia, 67(6), 1197-1200.


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