Taxonomic revision of Aspergillus section Clavati based on molecular, morphological and physiological data

  title={Taxonomic revision of Aspergillus section Clavati based on molecular, morphological and physiological data},
  author={János Varga and M. J. Due and Jens Christian Frisvad and Robert A Samson},
  journal={Studies in Mycology},
  pages={89 - 106}
Aspergillus section Clavati has been revised using morphology, secondary metabolites, physiological characters and DNA sequences. [] Key Result Phylogenetic analysis of beta-tubulin, ITS and calmodulin sequence data indicated that Aspergillus section Clavati includes 6 species, A. clavatus (synonyms: A. apicalis, A. pallidus), A. giganteus, A. rhizopodus, A. longivesica, Neocarpenteles acanthosporus and A. clavatonanicus. Neocarpenteles acanthosporus is the only known teleomorph of this section.

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