Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

, Volume 50, Issue 5–6, pp 807–813 | Cite as

Morphological taxonomy of little-differentiated Hyphomycetes

  • G. S. de Hoog
  • M. Th. Smith
Taxonomy

Abstract

Morphological taxonomy of simple Hyphomycetes is complicated by the frequent occurrence of pleoanamorphism. In some groups of yeast-like fungi, uncommon synanamorphs are diagnostic. Differences in conidiogenesis do not always delimit natural groups. Some nomenclatural problems are mentioned, with an emphasis on the need of neotypification. Prospects are sketched for future taxonomic research.

Keywords

Frequent Occurrence Natural Group Taxonomic Research Nomenclatural Problem Morphological Taxonomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. de Hoog
    • 1
  • M. Th. Smith
    • 2
  1. 1.Centraalbureau voor SchimmelculturesBaarnThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Yeast Division, Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Laboratory of MicrobiologyDelft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands

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