Fonsecaea compacta

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Fonsecaea compacta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Genus: Fonsecaea
Species: F. compacta
Binomial name
Fonsecaea compacta

Fonsecaea compacta is a species of Fonsecaea.[1]

It can be associated with chromoblastomycosis.


  1. ^ de Andrade TS, Cury AE, de Castro LG, Hirata MH, Hirata RD (March 2007). "Rapid identification of Fonsecaea by duplex polymerase chain reaction in isolates from patients with chromoblastomycosis". Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 57 (3): 267–72. doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2006.08.024. PMID 17338941.