Arcyria exigua S. Yu Li, huang L. Chen et H. Z Li
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Sporocarps in small clusters, 0.8-1.2 mm tall. Sporotheca ovoid to short-cylindrical, pink changing to brown, 0.4-0.6 mm diam. Hypothallus membranous, inconspicuous. Stalks c. 0.2(-0.5) mm long, plicate, dark red-brown. Calyculus shallow, wide, plicate, faintly reticulate and laxly warted inside. Capillitium with many attachments to the calyculus, tubules 2.5-4 Ám diam., with some subglobose swellings, bearing 2-3(-5) almost smooth (SEM minutely roughened) spirals and a few short spines. On dead wood. China.

Links to other sites

  • Li,Y., Chen, S.-L., Li, H.-Z. 1993: Myxomyctes from China X: Additions and Notes to Trichiaceae from China. Mycosystema 6: 107-112.

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