Diderma imperiale Emoto
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Diderma imperiale
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Diderma imperiale

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Diderma imperiale
© The Eumycetozoan Project, 2006 · 0
Diderma imperiale
Overview
Sporocarps clustered, sessile or stalked, stalked forms up to 0.35 mm tall. Stalk, when present, dark brown, cylindrical or subulate, up to 0.15 mm long. Sporotheca grey, sub-globose or depressed, umbilicate below, c. 1 mm diam. Peridium single, clear brown, encrusted with amorphous lime. Columella absent. Capillitium colourless, delicate, scantily branched, the threads about 0.17 Ám diam., often bearing small lime globules and wart-like, rounded, refractile thickenings. Spores globose, bright violaceous brown, verruculose, 10 Ám diam.

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References
  • Emoto,Y. 1929: ▄ber neue Myxomyceten. The Botanical magazine 43: 169-173.
  • Nannenga-Bremekamp,N.E., Yamamoto, Y. 1987: Additions to the Myxomycetes of Japan III.. Proceedings.Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen.Ser.C, Biological and medical sciences 90(3): 311-349.

Acknowledgements
The Eumycetozoan Project -- working to understand the ecology, sytematics and evolution of myxomycetes, dictostelids and protostelids -- the true slime molds.

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