TAXONOMIC STUDIES OF THE GENUS SARCOSCYPHAIN CHINA

WANG Zheng AND ZHUANG Wen-ying

systematic Mycology & Lichenology Laboratory Institute of Microbiology,
Academia Sinica, Beijing

ABSTRACT: Six taxa of Sarcoscypa are known in China among which S.cerebriformis is des cribed as a new species. Ascospore surface morphology of each species is shown by SEM study .A key to the known species of China is provided.

KEY WORDS: Sarcoscypha ; Sarcoscypha cerebriformis ; SEM ; Surface morphology ; China