Tag Archives: Ascomycota

Tothia fuscella genome released

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the genome of Tothia fuscella CBS 130266  T. fuscella is classified in the family Microthyriaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes;Microthyriales), and is currently the first completed genome for the family and one of two targeted – the other is Microthyrium microscopicum which is nearing completion at JGI as well.

Tothia fuscella  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  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Polyplosphaeria fusca genome released

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the genome of Polyplosphaeria fusca  CBS 125425.  P. fusca  is classified in the family Tetraplosphaeriaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes;Pleosporales), and is currently the only completed genome from this family and one of two targeted for the family.

Polyplosphaeria fusca  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  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Polyplosphaeria fusca – image from Pedro Crous

Byssothecium circinans genome released

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Byssothecium circinans  CBS 113818.  Bcircinans  is classified in the family Massarinaceae (Ascomycota; Dothideomycetes;Pleosporales), and is currently the only completed genomes from this family.

Byssothecium circinans  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  As always, please contact the PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.

Coniochaeta sp genome release

1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the genome of Coniochaeta sp. PMI_546, a fungus in the Coniochaetales family (Ascomyocta; Sordariomycetes) found living as saprotrophs, leaf and root endophytes, and plant pathogens. This isolate was cultivated from roots of the eastern cottonwood Populus deltoides.

This isolate was collected as part of the Plant Microbe Interface DOE project by Greg Bonito and Rytas Vilgalys. For use of these data prior to publication please contact these PIs.

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 113818O. 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.