MycoKey : the genus Pirottaea

Generic short diagnoses: Erumpent, grey to brown, inoperculate discomycetes on herbaceous stems, with 0-3-septate spores, a pale brown textura globulosa to angularis and setose hairs, often appearing in bundles.

Species examples:
Pirottaea cf. exilispora
Pirottaea nigrostriata
Pirottaea trichostoma
Pirottaea veneta

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