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ORBILIACEAE Nannf. (glasscup discomycetes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Arthrobotrys Corda (a genus of anamorphic fungi)
Form genus 6 subtaxa 7 ident refs
Dactylella Grove (a genus of nematode parasitic fungi)
Form genus 8 subtaxa 10 ident refs
Dactylium dendroides Oudem. (a fungus) Species 1 subtaxon  
Dactylium dendroides ssp. leptosporum Sacc. Anamorphic variety   1 ident refs
Geniculifera Rifai (a genus of ascomycetes)
Genus 1 subtaxon 3 ident refs
Monacrosporium Oudem. (a genus of anamorphic fungi)
Form genus 3 subtaxa 4 ident refs
Orbilia aurantiorubra Boud. (a discomycete) Species   1 ident refs
Orbilia xanthostigma (Fr.) Fr. (Common Glasscup)
Unidentified Orbilia (Unidentified Glasscup Discomycetes)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Images of Orbiliomycetes (Ascomycetes): Images of Orbiliomycetes (Ascomycetes)
Baral, H.O., in prep. Dichotomous key to the genera and species of Orbiliomycetes, based on characters of living specimens


Hoog, G.S. de & van Oorschot, C.A.N., 1985 Key to the genera and check-list of epithets
Hoog, G.S. de, 1985 Dactylaria, Neta, Subulispora and Scolecobasidium

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 6 general literature references to ORBILIACEAE (glasscup discomycetes)

ORBILIACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 151 feeding and other relationships of ORBILIACEAE (glasscup discomycetes)

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