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Table 4 Summary of the main characteristics of Cirsosia species indicating respective host family and species, and morphology of colonies, appressoria, paraphyses, asci, and ascospores.

From: Additions to the genera Asterolibertia and Cirsosia (Asterinaceae, Asterinales), with particular reference to species from the Brazilian Cerrado

Species Host Families Colonies Appressoria Pseudoparaphyses Asci Ascospore
arecacearum Calamus thwaitesii Arecaceae epiphyllous globose ovoid constricted at the central septum, smooth
dipterocarpi Dipterocarpus grandiflorus Dipterocarpaceae epiphyllous protuberance towards one side branched globose to subglobose constricted at the central septum, verruculose
flabellariae Flabellaria pedunculata Malpighiaceae epiphyllous barrel-shaped unbranched subglobose to ovoid constricted at the central septum, verruculose
globulifera Calamus sp. Arecaceae epiphyllous globose globoso to ovoid constricted at the central septum, smooth
hopeae Hopea ponga Dipterocarpaceae epiphyllous globose to barrel-shaped globose constricted at the central septum, verruculose
hughesii Ancistrophyllum sp. Arecaceae epiphyllous globose unbranched subglobose to ovoid constricted in the upper third, smooth
irregularis Vatica obtusifolia Dipterocarpaceae hypophyllous absent globose to ovoid constricted at the central septum, verruculose
litseae Litsea travancorica Lauraceae hypophyllous barrel-shaped globose to ovoid constricted at the central septum, smooth
manaosensis Malpighiaceae member Malpighiaceae epiphyllous globose to barrel-shaped present ovoid constricted at the central septum, verruculose
moquileae Licania tomentosa Chrysobalanaceae amphigenous protuberance towards one side branched subglobose constricted in the upper third, smooth
moulmeinensis Dipterocarpus sp. Dipterocarpaceae epiphyllous protuberance towards one side absent globose to ovoid constricted in the upper third, smooth
santiriae Santiria nitida Burseraceae amphigenous globose to barrel-shaped branched subglobose to ellipsoid constricted at the central septum, smooth
splendida Hirtella americana Chrysobalanaceae hypophyllous globose unbranched subglobose constricted in the upper third, verruculose
splendida var. laevigata Hirtella glandulosa Chrysobalanaceae hypophyllous protuberance towards one side branched globose to subclavate constricted in the upper third, smooth
transversalis Arecaceae member Arecaceae epiphyllous protuberance towards one side branched subglobose to ellipsoid constricted at the central septum, verruculose
vateriae Valeria indica Dipterocarpaceae amphigenous globose globose constricted at the central septum, smooth