Phylum:Ascomycota >> Class: Ascomycetes >>  Order: Dothideales 
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 Scientific Name: Gloniopsis praelonga

Basionym: Hysterium praelongum Schw. 1834.

Gloniopsis praelonga (Schwein.) Zogg, Beitr. Kryptogamenfl. Schweiz 11:50. 1962.

 Description: Hysterothecia gregarious, elongated, straight or curved, up to 3 mm in length, flattened at the base, with a longitudinal and furrowed slit, 220-310 μm high, 360-470 μm wide, hyphae from basal wall penetrate into the epidermis and the host tissues below, slightly discolouring them. Peridium externally composed of blackened, pseudoparenchymatous cells, 30-70 μm wide and internally of a hyaline, 20-40 μm wide cells forming a textura intricate. Asci bitunicate, clavate, 74-100 × 18-27 μm, 8-spored, sessile or short stalked, pseudoparaphysate. Ascospores hyaline, oblong and broader in the middle septum, most segments divided by 1-2 longisepta, occasionally with B-transsepta or angular septa laid within segments, with a conspicuous mucilaginous sheath.

Taiwan, Nantou County, Meifeng, NCHUPP-2282.

 Habitat: On indet. wood.



Chen, CY. and Hsieh, WH. 1996l; Zogg, H. 1962.


W. H. Hsieh

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