A fungal strain was isolated from surface-sterilized roots of mucronulatum, a
plant species belonging to the Ericaceae family, collected from Mt. Minjujisan, Korea. This
fungal strain was identified as based on its morphological
characteristics and based on phylogenetic analysis of its internal transcribed spacer regions and
large-subunit rDNA. has not been previously reported in Korea, and for the first
time, we report and describe it herein.