Wynnea gigantea

Coll. MK200406181
Coll. MK200406181
© M. Kutsuna

Wynnea gigantea Berk. & M.A. Curtis, J. Linn. Soc., Bot., 9: 424 (1867).


Basionym Wynnea gigantea Berk. & M.A. Curtis, J. Linn. Soc., Bot., 9: 424 (1867).

Diagnosis 5. Wynnea gigantea Berk. & Curt. Stipite communi subcylindrico, crasso, rugoso, suberoso, intus albo; sursum ramoso, in cupulas auriformes multiplices quandoque proliferas diviso; cupulis extus glabris, marginibus inflexis; cum hymenio rufis; sporidiis magnis; subcymbiformibus.

Type K(M) 455-2255 - lectotypus ?

Homotypic Midotis gigantea (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Sacc., Syll. fung., 8: 547 (1889).

Wynnea sinensis B. Liu, M.H. Liu & J.Z. Cao, Mycotaxon, 30: 467 (1987), fide Zhuang (2003).

MycoBank 191654


Berkeley M.J. 1867. On some new fungi from Mexico. Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany, 9: 423-425.
Li L.T., Kimbrough J.W. 1996. Spore ontogeny in species of Phillipsia and Wynnea (Pezizales). Canadian Journal of Botany, 74 (1): 10-18.
Liu B., Cao J.Z., Liu M.H. 1987. Two new species of the genus Wynnea from China with a key to known species. Mycotaxon, 30: 465-471.
Otani Y. 1980. Sarcoscyphineae of Japan. Transactions of the Mycological Society of Japan, 21: 149-179.
Pfister D.H. 1979. A Monograph of the genus Wynnea (Pezizales, Sarcoscyphaceae). Mycologia, 71 (1): 144-159.
Seaver F.J. 1928. The North American Cup-Fungi (Operculates).
Thaxter R. 1905. Contributions from the Cryptogamic Laboratory of Harvard University. LX. A new American species of Wynnea. Botanical Gazette, 39: 241-247.
Zhuang W.Y. 2003. Notes on Wynnea (Pezizales) from Asia. Mycotaxon, 87: 131-136.

Classification: Wynneaceae, Wynnea

Created on 15/04/2016.

Updated on 07/08/2023.


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