MycoKey : the genus Cystobasidium

Generic short diagnoses: Heterobasidiomycetes that grow on Lasiobolus, lichen thalli (Hypogymnia) or dung; with swollen, persistent, thick-walled probasidia, and basidia with transverse septa, spores forming a yeast phase when germinating.

Species examples:
Cystobasidium lasioboli

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