MycoKey : the genus Psilachnum

Generic short diagnoses: Sessile to short stipitate, delicate, pale to vividly coloured, inoperculate discomycetes with ± cylindrical to lanceolate, often protruding paraphyses, cylindrical to mostly narrowing, septate, smooth hairs and a pronounced drop in the ascus below the spores.

Species examples:
Psilachnum acutum
Psilachnum chrysostigmum
Psilachnum eburneum
Psilachnum inquilinum
Psilachnum sp.

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