Mycosystema 6: 13-24, 1993


CURRENT UNDERSTANDING OF THE GENUS SCUTELLINIA (PEZIZALES, OTIDEACEAE) IN CHINA

ZHUANG WEN-YING
Systematic Mycologh & Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Academia Sinica, Beijing


ABSTRACT: The known species of Scutellinia in China are reviewed based on specimen examinations and literature work. The related taxonomic and nomenclatural problems are discussed. Among 17 previously recorded Scutellinia names 10 species are included. Six new Chinese records, S. chiangmaiensis, S. crucipila, S. patagonica, S. pennsylvanica, and S. vitreola, are reported with discussions. Geneosperma geneosporum forma guangxiense is described as new.