Swampomyces armeniacus Kohlm. and Volkm.-Kohlm.

Bot. Mar. 30: 195-204, 1987

Ascomata 370-450 m high x 290-370 m in diam., totally immersed in the substrate, subglobose, light brown (except for the black clypeus), ostiolate, epapillate, periphysate, clypeate, coriaceous, intimately connected with heavily decomposed wood particles, solitary.

Asci: 100-132 x 13-17 m, 8-spored, cylindrical, short pedunculate, unitunicate, not bluing in Melzer’s reagent, persistent.

Ascospores: 13-19.5 x 6.0-9 m, 1-2-seriate, hyaline to yellowish, appearing light apricot-colored in masses, broad ellipsoidal, one-septate, not constricted at the septum, smooth.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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