Octospora kelabitiana
Coll. KH2017-1-14-01
Coll. KH2017-1-14-01
© Z. Egertová

Octospora kelabitiana Egertová & Döbbeler, Mycol. Progress, 17 (1-2): 107 (2017).


Basionym Octospora kelabitiana Egertová & Döbbeler, Mycol. Progress, 17 (1-2): 107 (2017).

Diagnosis Differs from all other species of bryophilous Pezizales by following combination of characters: apothecia very small, often taller than wide, light flesh-coloured or orange, without a rim, setose; excipulum with textura angularis; asci 8-spored; ascospores ellipsoid, usually with two guttules, delicately rough; mycelium superficial, consisting of very thick hyphae with conspicuous warts and ridges, appressoria and intracellular haustoria; parasitic on thalli of Riccardia spp.

Type SAR KH2017–1–20-03 - holotypus

MycoBank 822432


Egertová Z., Döbbeler P., Sochor M. 2017. Octosporopsis erinacea and Octospora kelabitiana (Pezizales) – two new hepaticolous ascomycetes from Borneo. Mycol. Progress, 17 (1-2): 103-113. 

Classification Pyronemataceae, Octospora

CreatedDate 29/04/2018.

UpdatedDate 29/04/2018.

Octospora kelabitiana
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