On Helicodendron tubulosum and some similar species

  title={On Helicodendron tubulosum and some similar species},
  author={Janet I. Glen-Bott},
  journal={Transactions of The British Mycological Society},
The history and literature of Helicodendron tubulosum (Riess) Linder is surveyed. A number of species of Helicodendron , which resemble more or less closely one or other of the descriptions of H. tubulosum , have been isolated from leaves decaying in static water. None of these isolates will produce spores under water, but spores are usually formed freely when the substrate on which the fungus is growing is exposed to a moist atmosphere in the light. These isolates are described under the… Expand
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