Ascobolus brantophilus
Coll. CSVY/F/2857
Coll. CSVY/F/2857
© C. Yeates

Ascobolus brantophilus Dissing, Opera Bot., 100: 44 (1989).

 

Basionym Ascobolus brantophilus Dissing, Opera Bot., 100: 44 (1989).

Diagnosis Ascocarpium superficiale, 0.4-1 mm latum. 0.4-0.6 mm altum, primum turbinatum vel pyriforrne vel subglobulare, deinde saepe in formam discoidem expansum, albidum vel pallide fuscidum, extra glabrum. Excipulum exterius omnino 20-35 µm crassum, textura angulari vel globulosa, cellulis 10-25 µm diam., parietibus tenuibus. Excipulum medullare e cellulis parvis, densissime intertextis compositum parietibus tenuibus; subhymenium paulum manifestum. Hymenium 285-300 µm altum. Asci cylindrici, maturi 380-445 × 30-33 µm magni, valde prominentes, parietibus in liquore Melzeri paulum amyloides se praebentibus. Paraphyses hyalinae, ramificatae, septatae, 2-3.5 µm crassae. Sporae in parte superiore asci in binas series vel irregulariter dispositae, 21.5-22.6-23.3 × 9.9-10.6-11.2 µm magnae, primum hyalinae, deinde dilute purpurascentes, demum fuscide vinaceae, rimis paucis longitudinatibus, saepe ramificatis fissae, tunicis gelatineis unilateralibus manifestis. – Figg. 2-4.
Hab. in fimo anserino vetere in regionibus arcticis.
Die 25 Julii anni 1982 in fimo recenti Anseris brachyrrhynchi in loco orario regionis groenlandicae Jameson Land ab ostio Fluminis Drabae sibiricae 5 km in meridiem sito (lat. bor. 71°, long. occ. 24°20') a David Boertmann lectus, die 11 Januarii 1983 in cellulam humidam collocatus, ascocarpiis die 26 Januarii hinc exemptis, e glacie exsiccatis holotypum constituentibus sub numero Gr. 82.327b in Museo Botanico Hauniensi (C) depositum.

Type Dissing Gr. 82.327b (C) - holotypus

MycoBank 125655

 

Literature
Dissing H. 1989. Four new coprophilous species of Ascobolus and Saccobolus from Greenland (Pezizales). Opera Botanica, 100: 43-50.
Richardson M.J. 2004. Coprophilous fungi from Iceland. Acta Botanica Islandica, 14: 77-102.
Richardson M.J. 2006. New Records of Fungi from Orkney and Shetland. Botanical Journal of Scotland, 58 (1): 93-104.
Watling R., Richardson M.J. 2010. Coprophilous fungi of the Falkland Islands. Edinburgh Journal of Botany, 67 (3): 399-423.


Classification Ascobolaceae, Ascobolus


CreatedDate 24/06/2022.

UpdatedDate 24/06/2022.

Ascobolus brantophilus


 Typus  <1950  1950→1980  >1980

Collections Detail
[GL] Jameson Land
Draba sibirica River
25/07/1982, leg. D. Boertmann

Culture le 11/01/1983
Source: Ascomycete.org
[UK] Elland
 
13/04/2021, leg. C.S.V. Yeates
CSVY/F/2857 
Source: Ascofrance
[IS] Eldgjá
 
23/07/2002, leg. M.J. Richardson

Source: Ascomycete.org
[IS] Landmannalaugar
 
24/07/2002, leg. M.J. Richardson

Source: Ascomycete.org
[UK] Yell
South Garth
07/08/2005, leg. M.J. Richardson
134328 (K(M))
Source: Ascomycete.org
[FK] Port Stanley
Yorke Bay
14/05/2000, leg. M.J. Richardson

Source: Ascomycete.org