Name: Symphytocarpus impexus Ing & Nann.-Bremek.
Most Confident Observations:
Copyright © 2020 Thomas Laxton (Tao)
Copyright © 2015 Thomas Laxton (Tao)
Version: 2
Previous Version 

First person to use this name on MO: Thomas Laxton

Observations of:

this name (2)

this taxon, other names (0)

this taxon, any name (2)

other taxa, this taxon proposed (0)

any taxon, this name proposed (2)


Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Symphytocarpus impexus

ICN Identifier: missing

Index Fungorum search

MycoBank search

Author: Ing & Nann.-Bremek.

Citation: Proceedings van de Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Section C 70 (2): 227 (1967) [MB#339895]


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Protozoa

Phylum: Myxomycota

Family: Stemonitidaceae

Genus: Symphytocarpus

Brief Description: [See More | Edit]

Plasmodium white. Pseudoaethalium 4-5 mm tall and about 3 cm diam., dull black or very dark brown, sessile, irregularly cylindrical, c. 0.3 cm diam., merged in the basal half. Hypothallus thin and silvery, red-brown by TL. Peridium fugacious with the exception of plates which are united to the capillitium ends, plates red-brown and smooth with a thicker margin. Columella always present, hollow; red-brown at the base by TL, black and opaque above, irregular, sometimes merged with others at the base, sometimes split, attenuated and wavy above. Capillitial branches connected to the columella and forming a wide-meshed irregular net with membranous enlarged axils, at the periphery with rather stiff free ends, dark brown. Spores lilac-brown, 8-9 µm diam., covered with short, distinct dark spines.

Taken from:

Descriptions: [Create]


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.
Number of users interested in this name: 0