Savoryella lignicola   E. B. G. Jones & Eaton,  1969 (Marine Fungus)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Fungi
Phylum:Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order:Sordariomycetidae incertae sed
Family:

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Description
Ascomata 180-310 µm high, 100-220 µm diameter, subglobose or ellipsoidal, partly immersed, ostiolate, papillate, membranaceous, subhyaline to dark brown, solitary. Papillae cylindrical; ostiolar canal lined with periphyses. Paraphyses absent.
Asci 115-150 x 15-22 µm, 8-spored, thin-walled, elongate-cylindrical or clavate, short pedunculate, unitunicate, semipersistent or persistent.
Ascospores 21-36 x 8-12.5 µm, uni- to biseriate, 3-septate, constricted at the septa, ellipsoidal, central cells large, brown; apical cells small, hyaline.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Coastal

Biogeography


• Goa, Cortalim (Lat: 15.38) (Long: 73.88) INDIA
• Kerala, Edakkad INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Kavvai Backwater INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Valapattanam Mangrove Forest INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Tellicherry INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Muzhappilangad INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Vellikeel INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, Kattampally INDIA (Record: 08/2005-12/2006)
• Kerala, North Malabar Coast INDIA (Record: 11/2004-01/2005)
• Kerala, Chettuva Backwater INDIA (Record: 06/2006, 12/2006)
• Kerala, Kadalundi Backwater INDIA (Record: 12/2006)
• Maharashtra INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Krishna Delta INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram INDIA
• Kerala INDIA (Record: 05/2005-05/2007)
• West Coast INDIA
• Kerala, North Malabar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari INDIA (Record: 06/2006-03/2007)
• Karnataka, Udyavara Mangrove INDIA (Record: 10/1999, 03/2000)
• Andhra Pradesh, Godavari Delta (Lat: 16.23) (Long: 82.23) INDIA (Record: 08/1993-11/1995)
• Andhra Pradesh, Godavari Delta (Lat: 16.75) (Long: 82.33) INDIA (Record: 08/1993-11/1995)
• Andhra Pradesh, Krishna Delta (Lat: 15.83) (Long: 80.75) INDIA (Record: 08/1993-11/1995)
• Andhra Pradesh, Krishna Delta (Lat: 15.91) (Long: 80.83) INDIA (Record: 08/1993-11/1995)
• Karnataka, Nethravathi Mangrove (Lat: 12.83) (Long: 74.83) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Muthupet Mangroves (Lat: 10.33) (Long: 79.58) INDIA
• Goa, Bambolim INDIA
• Karnataka, Karwar INDIA
• Karnataka, New Mangalore Port (Lat: 12.93) (Long: 74.8) INDIA (Record: 1994-1995)
• Kerala, Kavvai-Kunhimangalam Backwater INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Godavari Delta INDIA

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