MycoKey : the genus Ascobolus

Generic short diagnoses: Tiny to small, barrel- to disc-shaped operculate discomycetes with a hymenium dotted by dark, free spores in protruding, amyloid asci. On dung, soil and debris.


Species examples:
Ascobolus albidus
Ascobolus brassicae
Ascobolus carbonarius
Ascobolus crenulatus
Ascobolus furfuraceus
Ascobolus immersus
Ascobolus lignatilis
Ascobolus sacchariferus
Ascobolus viridis


www.MycoKey.com

Download MycoKey from our website and get thousands of pictures along with detailed generic descriptions, references, interactive, synoptical (multi-access) keys and analytical tools to the genera.

what is MycoKey? | borrow pictures? | list of genera | MycoKey home