Pseudoplectania africana
Coll. PRM 954013
Coll. PRM 954013
© Z. Sochorová

Pseudoplectania africana M. Carbone & Sochorová, Bothalia, 52 (1): 4 (2022).

 

Basionym Pseudoplectania africana M. Carbone & Sochorová, Bothalia, 52 (1): 4 (2022).

Diagnosis Differs from other Pseudoplectania species in a combination of the following characters: shortly stipitate or sessile, brown to black, sometimes olivetinged apothecia up to 18 mm in diameter, richly developed basal tomentum; smooth ascospores having an eccentrically positioned, relatively small sheath, straight, often bifurcate paraphyses, wavy to coiled external hairs and presence of large yellow crystals mainly in hymenium and ectal excipulum.

Type PRM 954013 - holotypus

MycoBank 838266

 

Literature
Sochorová Z., Carbone M., Sedlářová M., Polhorský A., Sochor M. 2022. Pseudoplectania africana (Sarcosomataceae, Pezizales), a new species from South Africa. Bothalia, 52 (1): 1-15.


Classification Sarcosomataceae, Pseudoplectania


CreatedDate 14/03/2022.

UpdatedDate 14/03/2022.

Pseudoplectania africana


 Typus  <1950  1950→1980  >1980

Collections Detail
[ZA] Ehlanzeni
Thaba Chweu
05/03/2018, leg. Z. Sochorová & M. Sochor
954013 (PRM)
Source: Ascomycete.org