Corynespora cassiicola genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the genome of Corynespora cassiicola (Berk.& M. A. Curtis), a plant pathogen of tropical and subtropical plants.

C. cassiicola

C. cassiicola forms an outgroup among the Pleosporales in the phylogenetic tree of the Dothideomycetes, without clear relationship to any other currently defined family. Corynespora cassiicola was contributed to the 1KFG project by Francis Martin (INRA) and Valérie Pujade-Renaud (CIRAD).

Ophiobolus disseminans genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Ophiobolus disseminans CBS 113818.  O. disseminans  is classified in the family Leptosphaeriaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes;Pleosporales), and is one of two completed genomes from this family.

Ophiobolus disseminans was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Lophium mytilinum genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Lophium mytilinum.  L. mytilinum  is classified in the family Mytilinidiaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes;Mytilinidiale), and is one of four proposed sequenced genome from this family.

Lophium mytilinum was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Aaosphaeria arxii genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Aaosphaeria arxii (Aa) Aptroot.  A. arxii  is classified in the family Dacampiaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes; Pleosporales), and is one of two sequenced genome from this family. This isolate was found growing on corn plants in Columbia and has been isolated from other plants.

Aaosphaeria arxii was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Macroventuria anomochaeta genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Macroventuria anomochaeta van der Aa genome.   M. anomochaeta is classified in the family Didymellaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes; Pleosporales), and is one of two sequenced genome from this family. This isolate was found on decaying canvas in the desert in South Africa.

Macroventuria anomochaeta was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Trematosphaeria pertusa genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Trematosphaeria pertusa CBS 122368 genome.   T. pertusa is classified in the family Trematosphaeriaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes; Pleosporales), and is the first sequenced genome from this family. It is commonly associated with aquatic freshwater habitats and decay of submerged wood.

Trematosphaeria pertusa was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Karstenula rhodostoma genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Karstenula rhodostoma CBS 690.94 genome.   K. rhodostoma is classified in the family Melanommataceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes; Pleosporales) and is one of two sequenced genomes from this family. It is a saprotroph found growing on dry branches of alder buckthorn (Rhamnus frangula).

Karstenula rhodostoma was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Saccharata proteae genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Saccharata proteae CBS 121410 genome.   S. proteae is classified in the family Saccharataceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes; Botryosphaeriales), is also known as Phyllachora proteae or Botryosphaeria proteae, and is the first sequenced genome from this family. It is commonly associated with leaf tip die-back and spots of Protea and Leucospermum plant species.

Saccharata proteae was contributed to the 1KFG project by Pedro Crous and Manfred Binder at CBS-KNAW.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Dendrothele bispora genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Dendrothele bispora genome.   D. bispora is classified in the family Marasmiaceae (Agaricales; Agaricomycetes) and is an example of a crust fungus that is closely related to typical mushroom-forming fungi.  As such, it represents an important sampling point in understanding evolutionary transitions among major fungal morphologies.

Dendrothele bispora was contributed to the 1KFG project by David Hibbett and Laszlo Nagy of Clark University, Massachusetts, USA.  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Dothidotthia symphoricarpi genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Dothidotthia symphoricarpi genome.   D. symphoricarpi is classified in the family Dothidotthiaceae (Pleosporales; Dothideomycetes) and was isolated from branches of Symphoricarpos occidentalis (snowberry).

Dothidotthia symphoricarpi was contributed to the 1KFG project by Manfred Binder and Pedro Crous of Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures KNAW, Netherlands, and represents the first genome sequenced for the family Dothidotthiaceae.  As always, please contact the lead contact and PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Sequencing unsampled fungal diversity