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Table 2 Morphological features of conidia of Teratosphaeria destructans, T. viscida, T. novaehollandiae, and T. tiwiana species from eucalypts. In vivo = herbarium specimens, in vitro = isolates from culture, n/a=not applicable (the isolates did not produce conidia in culture or were not available.)

From: New cryptic species of Teratosphaeria on Eucalyptus in Australia

Fungus Specimen number Pigmentation Conidial length (in vivo) µm Conidial length (in vitro) µm Conidial width (in vivo) µm Conidial width (in vitro) µm Number of septa
T. destructans        
Wingfield et al. 1992 PREM54416 Pale brown 50–65 n/a 2.5–3 n/a 1–3
Andjic et al. 2007 PREM59261 Pale brown 38–47 35–40 2–2.5 2–3 1–3
Andjic et al. 2007 PREM59259 Pale brown 49–55 33–40 2–2.5 2–2.5  
        1–3
T. viscida        
Andjic et al. 2007 BRIP 49804 Subhyaline to pale brown 47–60 35–40 2.5–3.5 2.5–3.5 0–3
T. novaehollandiae        
Present study BRIP59486 Hyaline to subhyaline 35–40 30–35 2.5–3 2.0–2.8 1–3
  Kununurra       
Present study BRIP59488 Hyaline to subhyaline 30–35 25–30 2.0–3 1.5–2.0 1–3
  NT       
Present study BRIP63523 Hyaline to pale brown 25–30 26–30 3–3.5 2.3–2.8 1–2
  Pilbara       
Present study AQISWA201513 Subhyaline to pale brown 45–50 n/a 2.5–3 n/a 1–3
T. tiwiana        
Present study BRIP63496 Pale brown 35–40 35–40 2.5–3 2.5–3 1–2