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Description type:Original description 
Description:882. Sphaeria (Ceratostomae) lampadophora, n. s.
Peritheciis gregariis globosis sordide pruinosis, collo longo flexuoso irregulars; sporidiis fusiformibus curvis multiseptatis.
On decayed wood. Batheaston, Oct. 1855; Combe Hay, April 1855, C. E. B.
Gregarious; perithecia middle-sized, globose, brownish, pulverulent or subtomentose; neck elongated, irregular, flexuous; sporidia lineari-fusiform, .003 inch long, multiseptate.
A very fine species, with the habit of S. rostrata; but that has minute sausage-shaped sporidia.
 
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