Taxon profile


Claviceps purpurea (Fr.) Tul.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Sordariomycetes »  order Hypocreales »  family Clavicipitaceae »  genus Claviceps

Scientific synonyms

Sphaeria purpurea Fr.
Cordyceps purpurea (Fr.) Berk.
Claviceps purpurea var. purpurea (Fr.) Tul.
Sclerotium clavus DC.
Claviceps purpurea f. secalis Krebs{?}
Sphacelia segetum Lév.
Claviceps purpurea var. spartinae R.A. Duncan & J.F. White


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Intertaxon relationships

host: Secale cereale L. - Cereal Rye, × Triticosecale rimpaui Wittm. ex A. Camus

Links and literature

CZ Holec J., Bielich A., Beran M. (2012): Přehled hub střední Evropy, Academia Praha, 624pp [as Claviceps purpurea (Fr.) Tul.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013
CZ Slavíček J. (ed.) (2014-2018): Číselník hub České republiky 2018, Česká vědecká společnost pro mykologii [as Claviceps purpurea (Fr.) Tul.]
Data retrieved on: 16 September 2019

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