Volume 2 - 2011 - Issue 1

1. Towards incorporating anamorphic fungi in a natural classification – checklist and notes for 2010

Authors: Hyde KD, McKenzie EHC, KoKo TW

Recieved: 04 February 2011, Accepted: 07 February 2011, Published: 10 March 2011

A complilation of anamorphic names for both Ascomycota and Basidiomycota is provided which compises 2873 genera. The genera are listed against a backbone of teleomorphic relationships where known. The study reveals that 699 genera and 94 anamorph-like genera are linked to teleomorphic genera names, 447 genera (one anamorph-like genus) are linked to teleomorph families, orders or classes, while for more than 1728 (60.15%) genera no teleomorph link is known.

Keywords: Asexual fungi – life cycle – sexual fungi – taxonomy


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