Pulvinula tetraspora

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Pulvinula tetraspora (Hansf.) Rifai, Verh. K. ned. Akad. Wet., tweede sect., 57 (3): 207 (1968).


Basionym Lamprospora tetraspora Hansf., Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W., 79 (3-4): 126 (1954).

Diagnosis Apothecia gregaria, usque ad 5 mm. diam., cupulata vel subdiscoidea, flavida, carnosa, margine crassa, regulare; extus levia, concolorata. Asci cylindracei, breviter stipitati, usque ad 180 × 17–19 µ, operculati, (2)-4-(5)-spori. Sporae 1-seriatae, globosae, hyalinae, leves, 15–17 µ diam., grosse 1-guttulatae. Paraphyses numerosae, filiformes, indistincte septatae, circa 2 µ cr., apice haud incrassatae.
Hab. in terra, Milson Island, Hawksbury R., New South Wales, May 1915, J. B. Cleland, WARI 2737.

Type ex WARI 2737 - K(M) - holotypus

Pulvinula etiolata (Cooke) Le Gal, Discom. Madagascar: 91 (1953), s. Le Gal, fide Rifai (1968).

MycoBank 338044


Hansford C.G. 1954. Australian fungi. II. New records and revisions. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 79 (3-4): 97-141.
Le Gal M. 1953. Les Discomycètes de Madagascar.
O'Donnell K.L., Hooper G.R. 1978. Apothecial ontogeny in Pulvinula tetraspora (Pezizales: Ascomycetes). Canadian Journal of Botany, 56 (1): 101-106.
Pfister D.H. 1976. A Synopsis of the genus Pulvinula. Occasional papers of the Farlow Herbarium of cryptogamic botany, 9: 1-19.
Rifai M.A. 1968. The Australasian Pezizales in the herbarium of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, afd. natuurkunde, Sect. 2, 57 (3): 1-295.
Schumacher T. 1982. Ascomycetes from Northern Thailand. Nordic Journal of Botany, 2 (3): 257-263.
Warcup J.H. 1990. Occurrence of ectomycorrhizal and saprophytic discomycetes after a wild fire in a eucalypt forest. Mycological Research, 94 (8): 1065-1069.

Classification: Pulvinulaceae, Pulvinula

Created on 21/08/2022.

Updated on 16/08/2023.


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