Mycosystema 1: 211-240, 1988


THE GENERA USTILAGO AND LIROA IN CHINA

GUO LIN
Systematic Mycologh & Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing


ABSTRACT: Forty-nine species of Ustilago from China are reported in this paper, including a new species, Ustilago ixiolirii Guo L on Ixiolirion tataricum (Pall.) Herb. and seven new records to China, i.e. Ustilago allii, U. bistortarum, U. bosniaca, U. elegans, U. longiflora, U. piperi and U. thaxteri. The species Liroa emodensis Liroa emodensis (Berk.) Cif. Is substituted for Ustilago emodensis Berk. All specimens studied are kept in the Mycological Herbarium of the Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica (HMAS), Beijing.