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 Conidia. Colourless to buff in mass, obovoid to globose, verrucose, 7-9 × 10-17 μm. Ascomata. Orange-brown, 100-350 μm diam. Peridial hyphae membranous, inner layer of pale orange, thin-walled, densely interwoven hyphae, 3.3-6 μm diam. surrounded by orange-brown, thick-walled hyphae (inner layer forming a "cleistoperidium"; outer layer forming a "reticuloperidium"). Appendages ctenoid, 100-150μm long, 5-11 cells, asperulate, hooked, 26-38 μm long. Asci. 4-6 × 5-6 μm. Ascospores. Pale orange, lenticular, asymmetrical, flattened on one side, 2-2.6 × 3.3-3.6 μm. 


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