MycoKey : the species Helicobasidium purpureum

Generic short diagnoses: Characteristic purple, felty, plant parasitic resupinate with helicoid, transversely septate basidia; hyphae wide and unclamped. Another state in the lifecycle parasitize rust fungi.

Helicobasidium purpureum

Helicobasidium purpureum , rotfiltsopp, rotfiltsvamp, Violet wasviltje, Purpurfarbene Schneckenbasidie
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
England, IV 1996

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