, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp 381–389 | Cite as

Taxonomy and morphology of a new species of Hypocrea on Marasmius

  • Susan T. Carey
  • Clark T. Rogerson


A new species ofHypocrea,H. avellanea Rogerson & Carey, parasitizingMarasmius subnudus (Ellis) Peck, is described. The development of its imperfect state, perithecia, and asci was studied in culture and compared with that of previously studied species ofHypocrea,Hypomyces andNectria.


Ascus Developmental Type Meiotic Division Binucleate Cell Imperfect State 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan T. Carey
    • 1
  • Clark T. Rogerson
    • 1
  1. 1.The New York Botanical GardenBronx

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