MycoKey : the genus Thecotheus

Generic short diagnoses: Tiny to small, often barrel-shaped and whitish operculate discomycetes with protuding, amyloid asci and hyaline, ellipsoid, smooth or warty spores. Mostly on dung.

Species examples:
Thecotheus holmskjoldii
Thecotheus pelletieri
Thecotheus rivicola

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