Skyttea nitschkei

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Cyttariales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Fungi
Subregnum: Dikarya
Divisio: Ascomycota
Subdivisio: Pezizomycotina
Classis: Leotiomycetes
Ordo: Cyttariales

Familia: Cordieritidaceae
Genus: Skyttea
Species: Skyttea nitschkei

NameEdit

Skyttea nitschkei (Körb.) Sherwood, D.Hawksw. & Coppins, 1980


Life habit: Lichenicolous fungus (parasite on living lichens)

Basionym

Etymology: Named to honor Theodor Rudolph Joseph Nitschke

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ReferencesEdit

  • Sherwood, D. Hawksw. & Coppins, Trans. Br. mycol. Soc. 75(3): 488 (1981) [1980]
  • Sherwood, M.A.; Hawksworth, D.L. and Coppins, B.J. (1980) Skyttea, a new genus of odontotremoid lichenicolous fungi. - Transactions of the British Mycological Society 75: 479–490.   **[RLL List # 109-96 / Rec.# 17213] - (Recent Literature on Lichens)**

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