Isolates belonging to C. chrysophilum initially presented colonies in white to light gray and progressively turned to dark grey in the enter covered with predominantly black acervuli, producing orange conidial masses with longer incubation time.
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
Due to the little information on the occurrence of this species, I suggest including it as insufficient data (DD).
Although not registered in GBIF it was identified in cocoa and genipa (Genipa americana; Panama), fern (Terpsichore taxifolia; Puerto Rico), avocado (Israel), peach (South Carolina) and banana (Brazil).
Population and Trends
Species recently described, no data in GBIF.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
Species causing rot in fruits, and endophytic.
Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ForestUnknown
Newly described species.
Species found in environmental conservation area in Brazil. But like other species it needs preservation together with the beings with which it is associated.
Other areas should be studied in order to assess the distribution of this species.
Population size, distribution & trendsLife history & ecologyThreatsPopulation trends