Annulatascaceae

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Annulatascaceae
Annulatscus velatisporus ascus and apical ring
Annulatscus velatisporus ascus and apical ring
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Incertae sedis
Family: Annulatascaceae
S.W.Wong, K.D.Hyde, & E.B.G.Jones (1998)
Type genus
Annulatascus
K.D.Hyde (1992)

The Annulatascaceae are a family of fungi in the class Sordariomycetes of the Ascomycota.[1] The family has not been assigned to any order (incertae sedis).[2] Species in this family are saprobic, often growing on rotten wood in freshwater habitats. They have a widespread distribution, with many found in tropical areas.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wong SW, Hyde KD, Jones EB (1998). "Annulatascaceae, a new ascomycete family from the tropics". Systema Ascomycetum. 16: 17–25. 
  2. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. Archived from the original on 2009-03-18. 
  3. ^ Cannon PF, Kirk PM (2007). Fungal Families of the World. Wallingford, UK: CAB International. pp. 11–12. ISBN 0-85199-827-5.