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Remarks (public):Gloeohypochnicium is separated from Hypochnicium on the basis of the sulfopositive gloeocystidia, the ornamentation of basidiospores, and the swelling of the spore wall (Hjortstam 1987). Phylogenetically the relationships of Gloeohypochnicium remain still unclear (Larsson 2007b). 
Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Gloeohypochnicium (Parmasto) Hjortstam, Mycotaxon 28: 30, 1987.
Bas.: Hypochnicium subgen. Gloeohypochnicium Parmasto, Consp. System. Corticiac. (Tartu): 116, 1968.
Basidiome resupinate, adnate, effused, hymenophore smooth to tuberculate, margin indeterminate. Hyphal system monomitic, hyphae with clamps, thin- to thick-walled. Gloeocystidia present, SA+. Basidia cylindrical to narrowly clavate, usually constricted, with a basal clamp, with 4-sterigmata. Basidiospores ellipsoid to globose, distinctly thick-walled, warted, IKI-, cyanophilous.

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