Illustrations of Rhizophydium species used as exemplar taxa for each key:

Credits and sources

KEY TO SECTION 1:

R. porosum (Sparrow and Lange 1977)

R. karlingii (Karling 1938 as R. laterale)

R. canterae (Canter 1947)

KEY TO SECTION 2:

R. vermicola (Sparrow 1943)

R. novae-zeylandiensis (Karling 1967)

R. scenedesmi (Fott 1967)

KEY TO SECTION 3:

R. racemosum (Gaertner 1954)

R. nodulosum (Karling 1948)

R. utriculare (Uebelmesser 1956)

KEY TO SECTION 4:

R. apiculatum (Karling 1946)

R. conicum (Karling 1946)

R. anomalum (Canter 1950)

KEY TO SECTION 5:

R. obpyriformis (Karling 1946 as Phlyctidium mycetophagum)

R. pedicellatum (Paterson 1956)

R. echinatum (Dangeard 1888 as Chytridium echinatum)

KEY TO SECTION 6:

R. goniosporum (based on Scherffel 1925)

R. ephippium (Canter 1950)

R. columnaris (Canter 1947)

KEY TO SECTION 7:

R. messanense (Morini 1896)

R. verrucosum (Cejp 1933)

R. fusus (Sparrow 1960, pg. 228)


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