2. ENDOSPOREAE

PHYSARACEAE

Badhamia affinis Rost.

Lister (1925) 16.

on Passiflora sp., Schagen, Liebenberg, 28805.

on Quercus sp., old oak bough, Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 114 ; on dead wood, Knysna, Duthie 20.

on moss and on bark of dead and living trees, Knysna, Duthie 147.

Badhamia foliicola Lister

on dead leaves and twigs, Kaapmuiden, H. A. Wager, 7414.

Badhamia macrocarpa Rost.

on Aloe sp., decayed stem, Fort Beaufort, Moore, 25453.

on decayed leaf, Stellenbosch, Duthie 158 ; on bark, Boschfontein, Doidge & Bottomley, 30686.

Badhamia nitens Berk.

Lister (1925) 14.

on dead wood, South Africa, without locality.

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Badhamia rubiginosa Rost. var. dictyospora Lister

Lister (1925) 19, 20.

on fallen leaves and brushwood, South Africa, without locality.

Badhamia utricularis Berk.

Lister (1925) 12 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282, (1929 b) 101.

Badhamia varia Mass., Cheesman (1909) 413.

on tree stumps and on decaying wood, Port Elizabeth, Cheesman ; East London, Cheesman; Stellenbosch, Duthie 33; Jonkershoek, Duthie 96 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 110 ; without locality, M. Pole Evans, 14670, 14671, 14672; near Rhodes Memorial, Rondebosch, J. Acocks, (E. L. Stephens 377).

Badhamia sp.

Duthie (1917) 300.

on Populus sp., decayed log, Cape Peninsula, Pocock, (Duthie 188).

on dead bark, Stellenbosch.

Cienkowskia reticulata Rost.

Lister (1925) 73.

on dead wood, in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27317; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 119; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 117.

Craterium aureum Rost.

Lister (1925) 79, 80.

on dead leaves, Cape of Good Hope.

Craterium leucocephalum Ditm. var. scyphoides Lister

Lister (1925) 78, 79.

on dead leaves and twigs; Cape of Good Hope.

Craterium minutum Fr.

Lister (1925) 75; Duthie (1917) 303.

Craterium confusum Massee (1892 a) 264.

on leaves and twigs, Natal.

Diachaea leucopoda Rost.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Cheesman (1909) 413 ; Lister (1911) 119, (1925) 101 ; Massee (1892 a) 260 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Doidge & Bottomley (1931) 35.

Diachaea elegans Fr., Lister (1894) 91.

on Fragaria sp., Potchefstroom, Saunders, 20592, 20609; Stellenbosch, Bulmer, 9044 ; Onderstepoort, Bisschop, 33451.

Solanum nigrum Linn., Garstfontein, Pienaar, 2084.

on dead and living leaves, dead twigs and bark, Inanda, Medley Wood 139, Kew ; Rain Forest, Victoria Falls, Cheesman; Swaziland, Bolus, 310; Knysna, Pienaar, 2349 ; The Willows, v. d. Byl, 5603 ; Garstfontein, Pienaar, 6583; Groenkloof, Bottomley, 23209 ; Fountains Valley, Bottomley, 20607; De Beers Rust, Doidge, 30679 & Hean, 30525; Stellenbosch, Duthie 5; Rondebosch, M. A. Pocock (E. L. Stephens 539).

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Diderma effusum Morg.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 85.

on dead leaves and twigs, Stellenbosch, Duthie 29, 44.

Diderma hemisphericum Hornem.

Lister (1925) 84.

on dead leaves and twigs, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 58 ; Stellenbosch, Loseby (Duthie 159) .

Diderma subdictyospermum Lister

Lister (1911) 101; Duthie (1917) 303.

Chondrioderma subdictyospermum Rost., Lister (1894) 77.

on moss and dead leaves, Cape of Good Hope, Kew.

Fuligo cinerea Morg.

Lister (1925) 69 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

on Carica papaya Linn., on leaves, Hartley (Rh. 1051).

on bark, in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, (Duthie 175) 27808; Mountain Ravine, Stellenbosch, Duthie 135; on garden soil, Hunters’ Road (Rh. 1141).

Fuligo muscorum Alb. & Schw.

on leaves and twigs in poplar grove, De Beers Rust, Hean, 30484.

Fuligo septica Gmel.

Lister (1894) 66, (1911) 86, (1926) 66 ; Duthie (1917) 302 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Verwoerd (1931 a) 298.

Aethalium septicum Fr., Berkeley (1876 a) 175.

Fuligo varians Sommerf., Massee (1892 a) 340.

on decayed wood and leaves, Groot Schuur, Eaton, Kew ; Knysna, Duthie 18; Klapmuts, v. d. Byl 383, 31719 ; Stellenbosch and Kirstenbosch, Duthie; without locality, Kew ; Bloemfontein, Verwoerd, and Potts, 13005 ; Clanwilliam, Duthie ; Newlands, E. P. Phillips, (S.A.M. 9553) and Péringuey, 9181, 9182; Lions Head, M. Pole Evans, 14478; Deepwalls, J. Phillips, 18027, 18152 ; Pretoria, Wager, 24892, Bottomley, 17715, Schweickerdt, 30524; Brooklyn, Doidge, 30683 ; Daspoort, Kresfelder, 9187; Horn’s Nek, Sichel, 31000; Groenkloof, Bottomley, 14527; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27323, 27325 ; De Beers Rust, Doidge, 30682 ; Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30812 ; Vereeniging, L. C. Turner, 9188 ; Stikland and University Grounds, Rondebosch, J. Acocks (E. L. Stephens 169, 541) ; Johannesburg, Blackburn, 32312 ;Tebetabeng Mill, Hean, 33492.

Leocarpus fragilis Rost.

Duthie (1917) 303; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 80 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

on dead leaves and bark : on pine needles, Stellenbosch, Duthie 49, 128 ; Papegaaisberg, Duthie 140; Stellenbosch, Niewoudt, (Stell. 564); Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27328; on pine needles and bark, Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30808; on oak leaves and twigs, Kirstenbosch, Bottomley, 24848; on pine needles, Univ. Grounds, Rondebosch, E. L. Stephens 538 ; Salisbury, Eyles 6641.

Physarella oblonga Morg.

Lister (1925) 73.

on dead wood, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 111.

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Physarum auriscalpium Cooke

Lister (1925) 39; van der Byl (1922 d) 282, (1929 b) 101; Verwoerd (1931 a) 298.

on dead wood, south-western Cape, v. d. Byl ; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 169 ; on dead pine needles, Bloemfontein, Verwoerd; Stellenbosch, Duthie 50 and

? Loseby (Duthie 161).

Physarum bitectum Lister

Lister (1925) 59 ; Macbride (1934) 56.

on decaying leaves and wood, Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 107, 27302 ; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27318.

Physarum bogoriense Rac.

Lister (1925) 58.

on dead leaves, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 66 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 113.

Physarum cinereum Pers.

Cooke (1879 b) 70, (1880) 14 ; Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 344 ; Lister (1894) 55, (1925) 53 ; Duthie (1917) 301 ; Hopkins (1939 a) 10 ; Doidge & Bottomley (1931) 12, 35.

Physarum capense Rost., Massee (1892 a) 309 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 344.

on Cephalandra sp., Southern Rhodesia, Hopkins.

Cynodon transvaalensis Burtt Davy, Arcadia, Punt, 16997 ; Sunnyside, Kresfelder, 29947.

Cynodon sp., Pietersburg, Trollope, 16998 ; Grootfontein, Gill, 20359.

Digitaria sp., Beestekraal, E. du Toit, 26610.

Euphorbia splendens Boj., Arcadia, Fouché, 14636.

Medicago sativa Linn., Pyramids, Frayne & Maynard, 14250 ; Ferreira, 21930. Pennisetum clandestinum Hochst., Cedara, 24880.

Sorghum sp., Pietersburg, Trollope, 16999.

on turf, lucerne, etc., abundant after rain, Inanda, Medley Wood 429, 3493, Kew ; on bark, Medley Wood 425 ; Natal, Kew ; Somerset East, MacOwan ; Knysna and Stellenbosch, Duthie ; Arcadia, van Nouhuys, 25984 ; Natal, Duthie 123, 124 ; Bloemfontein, Potts (Duthie 151).

Physarum citrinum Schum.

Duthie (1917) 302 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 340 ; Lister (1925) 30.

on dead wood and leaves, without locality, Duthie; Cape, MacOwan, Kew.

Physarum columbinum Sturgis

Lister (1925) 31.

Physarum compactum Lister, Duthie (1918) 456.

on dead wood, Cape Province, without locality.

Physarum compressum Alb. & Schw.

Lister (1925) 49.

on dead leaves and twigs, widely distributed over Africa ; Winterhoek Mountain, Rottman (Duthie 155); Stellenbosch, Loseby (Duthie 160).

Physarum confertum Macbr.

on dead bark, Maritzburg, Rump, 27633.

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Physarum didermoides Rost.

Lister (1894) 54, (1925) 45 ; Duthie (1917) 301.

on dead wood and leaves, Zululand and Natal, Kew.

Physarum digitatum Farquh. & G. Lister

Farquharson & Lister (1916) 128 ; Lister (1925) 65.

on dead wood, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 112.

Physarum flavicomum Berk.

Lister (1925) 38.

on dead wood, Knysna, Duthie 70.

Physarum gyrosum Rost.

on leaves, twigs and soil in poplar grove, de Beers Rust, Hean, 30484.

Physarum javanicum Rac.

Lister (1925) 49.

on dead wood, twigs and grass, Cape Province.

Physarum leucopus Link

Duthie (1917) 302; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 343 ; Lister (1925) 24.

on dead leaves, without locality, Duthie.

Physarum melleum Mass.

Lister (1925) 25 ; Duthie (1917) 300 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

Physarum kalchbrenneri Massee (1892) 297 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. XI : 462.

on wood, Cape, Kew; Forest Hall. Knysna, Duthie 2; de Beers Rust, Doidge, 30684 ; on soil, Salisbury, Eyles 6642 (Duthie 176).

Physarum mutabile Lister

Lister (1911) 53, (1925) 32; Duthie (1917) 300.

on dead leaves and stems, Groenkloof, Pole Evans, 8763; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 71.

Physarum nucleatum Rex

Lister (1925) 43.

on Salix sp., dead branch, Maritzburg, J. M. Sim, 8804.

on dead wood, Knysna, Duthie 22, 68, 78; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 64.

Physarum nutans Pers.

Lister (1925) 46; Duthie (1917) 301.

Tilmadoche nutans Rost., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 359; Cheesman (1909) 413.

on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan 1305; in Palm Kloof, Victoria Falls, Cheesman; Umkomaas, Cheesman; Vereeniging, Hardenberg, 1024;

in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27308, 27314; Jonkershoek, Duthie 102; Salisbury, Eyles (Duthie 168) ; Knysna, Duthie 73, 85, 125 ; Nottingham Road, v. d. Byl 546, 31809.

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Var. leucophaeum Lister

Duthie (1917) 301.

Physarum leucophaeum Fr., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Massee (1892 a) 289 ; Sacc. Fung. VII : 345.

on wood, Boschberg, MacOwan 1051, 20810 ; in poplar bush, Stellenbosch, Duthie 38 ; Jonkershoek, Duthie 97.

Physarum penetrale Rex

Lister (1925) 41.

on charred wood, Knysna, Duthie 24.

Physarum pusillum Lister

Lister (1925) 44; Duthie (1917) 300 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on twigs, dead leaves and bark, south-western Cape, v. d. Byl ; Hogsback,

K. M. Putterill, 30809; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27322 ; in poplar bush, de Beers Rust, K. M. Putterill, 30680; without locality, Duthie 37; Stellenbosch, Duthie 46; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 59, 65, 144; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 167.

Physarum roseum Berk. & Br.

Lister (1925) 33.

on dead wood and leaves, South Africa.

Physarum sinuosum Weinm. .

Lister (1925) 58 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on dead leaves and twigs, Stellenbosch, Duthie 48.

Physarum tenerum Rex

on dead wood in kloof, Boschfontein, Doidge, 30685.

Physarum vernum Sommerf.

Lister (1925) 54 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282, (1929 b) 101 ; Doidge & Bottomley (1931) 12 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

on Cynodon sp., Daspoort, Pole Evans 94.

Daucus carota L. var. sativa DC., Pretoria, van der Vyver, 25507.

Gerbera sp., Daspoort, Pole Evans, 95.

on grass, Nylstroom, Prance, 12520 ; Turffontein, 14255 ; Leeuwdoorns, Strauss, 2102 ; Pretoria, H. A. Wager, 5187 ; and Acocks, 30663 ; Christiana, Burtt Davy, 2212 ; Pienaars Poort, Pole Evans, 637 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 1; Salisbury, Hopkins, (Rh. 3701) 30802.

on bark, Xumeni Forest, Doidge, 30851 ; on dead leaves and twigs, Natal, Duthie 120, 122; Baviaans Poort, C. E. Moss 98 ; on soil, Salisbury, Eyles 6642.

Physarum viride Pers.

Duthie (1917) 300; Lister (1925) 35.

Tilmadoche mutabilis Rost., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Massee (1892) 329. Tilmadoche viridis (Gmel.) Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 360.

on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 60, 115 ; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 173.

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Var. aurantium Lister . Lister (1925) 36.

on dead wood, Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 10 ; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 116.

Var. incanum Lister

Lister (1925) 36.

on dead wood, South Africa.

Trichamphora pezizoidea Jungh.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Lister (1894) 89, (1911) 90, (1925) 71 ; Duthie (1917) 303.

on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan 1159 ; Natal.

DIDYMIACEAE

Didymium difforme Duby

Duthie (1918) 458 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 109. Chondrioderma difforme Rost., Cheesman (1909) 412.

on dead leaves and decaying herbaceous stalks, in Rain Forest, Victoria Falls, Cheesman ; Umtali, Cheesman ; Stellenbosch, Duthie 47; Bloemfontein, Potts (Duthie sine no.).

Didymium melanospermum Macbr.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 114-116.

Didymium physaroides Fr., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Massee (1892 a) 234.

on dead wood, twigs and leaves, especially of Conifers, without locality, Duthie; Inanda, Medley Wood 198 ; Pretoria, Punt, 17018; Irene, M. Pole Evans, 23210.

Didymium nigripes Fr.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 116 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

Didymium microcarpon Rost., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Sacc., Syll. Fung. VII : 382.

on dead leaves and twigs, Somerset East, MacOwan ; Salisbury, Eyles 4118 ; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 43 ; Johannesburg, C. E. Moss (Duthie 154) ; on pine needles, Papegaaisberg, Duthie 142.

Var. eximium Lister

Lister (1925) 116.

on dead leaves and twigs, Newlands woods, E. L. Stephens 381.

Var. xanthopus Lister

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1894) 98, (1925) 116 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282. on Phytolacca sp., stump, Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 13.

on dead leaves and twigs, Stellenbosch, Duthie 42, 56, 109 ; Pretoria, Duthie 74.

Didymium squamulosum Fr.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 117.

Didymium leucopus Fr., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143.

on dead leaves, Somerset East, MacOwan ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 108, 108 a ; Knysna, Duthie 25, 67 ; Forest Hall, Knysna; Duthie 171; Zwartkop Forest, Natal, Duthie 57; Stellenbosch, Loseby (Duthie 160 a) ; on old sedge leaves, without locality, Duthie 163

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Mucilago spongiosa Morg.

Duthie (1918) 459; Lister (1925) 123.

Spumaria alba DC., Massee (1892 a) 257.

on grass and dead leaves, Stellenbosch, Loseby, 27303; Stellenbosch,

Duthie 157.

STEMONITACEAE

Comatricha irregularis Rex

? on dead wood and bark, Xumeni Forest, Doidge, 30852.

Comatricha longa Peck

Duthie (1917) 306 ; Lister (1925) 148.

on dead wood, Cape and South-West Africa (Brit. Mus.) ; Knysna, Duthie 21.

Comatricha nigra Schroet.

Lister (1925) 141 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282, (1929 b) 101.

Stemonitis friesiana de Bary, Cheesman (1909) 412.

on dead wood, Bloemfontein, nr. Sannah's Post, Cheesman ; Stellenbosch, Duthie 36, 86, 136 ; Newlands, E. L. Stephens 378.

Var. alta Lister

Lister (1925) 142.

on dead wood, Cape.

Comatricha tenerrima G. Lister

? on dead twig, Tebetabeng Mill, Hean, 33493.

Comatricha typhoides Rost.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 145.

on decayed wood, in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27311 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 6 ; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 91; Kirstenbosch, Duthie 31; Nottingham Road, v. d. Byl 545, 31808.

Enerthenema papillatum Rost.

? on dead wood, along Aapies R., near Zoo, Pretoria, Scott, 33769.

Lamproderma scintillans Morg.

Duthie (1917) 306 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 153.

on moss and roots of epiphytic orchids in greenhouse, Stellenbosch, Duthie ;

? on dead leaves in poplar bush, Potchefstroom; Goossens, 27321.

Lamproderma violaceum Rost.

on dead wood, Town Bush Valley, Rump, 29539.

Stemonitis ferruginea Ehrenb.

Duthie (1918) 458; Lister (1925) 138.

on dead wood and bark, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 93; Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30810; Newlands, E. L. Stephens 379.

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Stemonitis fusca Roth.

Berkeley (1876 a) 175 ; Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Massee (1892 a) 73 ; Cheesman (1909) 412 ; Lister (1925) 132 ; van der Byl (1920 b) 101 ; Verwoerd (1931 a) 298.

on decaying wood, Maritzburg, Cheesman ; Somerset East, MacOwan 1173, 20948 (S.A.M. 33338) ; Inanda, Medley Wood 206, 10655 ; Groot Schuur, Eaton ; south-western Cape, v. d. Byl ; on decaying organic matter in silo, Bloemfontein, Verwoerd.

on timber in storage, Exchange Yard, Johannesburg, (T.R.L. 1423).

Stemonitis herbatica Peck

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 137 ; Hopkins (1938 a) 98.

on Nicotiana tabacum Linn., seedlings, Salisbury, Jack, 5190.

on dead wood and leaves, Salisbury, Duthie 76; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 11.

Stemonitis pallida Wingate

on bark and wood, Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30811.

Stemonitis splendens Rost.

Duthie (1918) 458; Lister (1894) 114, (1911) 145, (1925) 135; van der Byl (1922 b) 282.

Stemonitis acuminata Massee (1892 a) 78 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. XI : 467.

Stemonitis maxima Massee (1892 a) 74.

on decayed wood, Natal, Medley Wood 206, Kew ; Table Mt., Eaton, Kew ; Kentani, Pegler 2457, 11522 ; Deepwalls, J. Phillips, 18154 ; Pretoria, Pole Evans, 8824 ; Wonderboom, Roberts, 2550 ; Schagen, Liebenberg, 28518 ; Buccleuch, Leighton, 11527 ; Xumeni Forest, Doidge, 30850 ; Stellenbosch, Duthie 150, 153 ; Cape, MacOwan 1173, Kew ; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie

87 ; Pretoria Distr., Duthie 75 ; Kirstenbosch, E. L. Stephens 540 ; Klapmuts, v. d. Byl 382, 31718 ; Buffelspoort, Turner, 33594.

Var. webberi Lister

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1894) 112, (1925) 135 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282. on dead wood, Stellenbosch, Duthie ; near Gwelo, E. L. Stephens.

AMAUROCHAETACEAE

Amaurochaete fuliginosa Macbr.

on dead coniferous wood, Newlands, Péringuey, 9183, E. P. Phillips (S.A.M. 9554); Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27327; Bloemfontein, Potts, 13006 ; Pretoria, Davison, 15460; Irene, M. Pole Evans, 17086.

HETERODERMACEAE

Cribraria argillacea Pers.

Duthie (1917) 307 ; Lister (1925) 170; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on dead coniferous wood, Papegaaisberg, Stellenbosch, Duthie 35; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 127.

Cribraria intricata Schrad.

Lister (1925) 174 ; van der Byl (1929 b) 101.

on dead wood, Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 14.

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Cribraria tenella Schrad.

Lister (1925) 175.

on dead wood, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 130.

Dictydium cancellatum Macbr.

Duthie (1917) 307 ; Lister (1925) 179 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on dead wood and moss, Knysna and Stellenbosch, Duthie 25 ; Kentani, Pegler 2416, 11239; Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27312, 27313 ; near Wonderboom, Doidge & Bottomley 28736.

TUBULINACEAE

Tubifera ferruginosa Gmel.

Duthie (1918) 458; Lister (1925) 187.

Tubulina cylindrica DC., Lloyd (1917 a) L. 65 : 4.

on dead wood, Palm Grove, Victoria Falls ; without locality, Duthie 160.

RETICULARIACEAE

Dictydiaethalium plumbeum Rost.

Duthie (1917) 307 ; Lister (1925) 191 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on dead wood and twigs, Rain Forest, Victoria Falls, Duthie 39; Stellenbosch, Duthie 53.

Reticularia lycoperdon Bull.

Duthie (1917) 307; Lister (1925) 195; van der Byl (1922 d) 282.

on dead coniferous wood, Knysna, Duthie 19; Stellenbosch, Duthie 34 ; Kirstenbosch, Duthie ; Claremont, Duthie 26 ; on dead wood, in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossen, 27326 ; on dead wood, University Grounds, Rondebosch, J. Acocks, (E. L. Stephens 537).

LYCOGALACEAE

Lycogala epidendrum Fr.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 335 ; Massee (1892 a) 122; Duthie (1917) 308; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 199.

on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan 1191 (S.A.M. 33325) ; Knysna and Stellenbosch, Duthie; Rondebosch, E. L. Stephens, 26848; University Grounds, Rondebosch, M. A. Pocock, (E. L. Stephens 385) ; Pretoria, Fouché, 15507 ; Potchefstroom, Gunn, 30514 ; Town Bush Valley, Rump 51, 27653.

Lycogala flavo-fuscum Rost.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 282 ; Lister (1925) 198.

on dead wood, Stellenbosch, Duthie 100, 133 ; Stikland, J. Acocks, (E. L. Stephens 535).

Lycogala rufo-cinnamomeum Mass.

Massee (1892 a) 125 ; Lister (1925) 260.

on wood, South Africa. (Fide Lister, 1.c., this a fungus.)

TRICHIACEAE

Hemitrichia clavata Rost.

Duthie (1917) 308 ; Lister (1894) 177, (1925) 221.

Hemiarcyria clavata Rost., Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Medley Wood (1898) 17 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII: 447.

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on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan 1128, 1172 ; Knysna and Clanwilliam, Duthie ; Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30807 ; Pretoria, Bottomley, 11536 ; in poplar bush, Potcheistroom, Goossens, (Duthie 186) 27309, 27315 ; De Beers Rust, Doidge, 30681 ; Kaapmuiden, H. A. Wager, 7728; Natal, Medley Wood 529, 10402, Kew; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 9 a ; Flynn’s Bridge, Knysna, Duthie 9.

Hemitrichia serpula Rost.

Lister (1925) 224, 225; Duthie (1917) 308.

Arcyria serpula Mass., Cheesman (1909) 412.

on dead wood, Boschberg, MacOwan 1168, (S.A.M. 33332) ; Victoria Falls, Cheesman and Duthie ; Brenton, Duthie 17 ; East London, Cheesman ; Deepwalls, Bottomley, 30773; Winters Kloof, Doidge, 1848 ; Xumeni Forest, Morgan & Doidge, 30266; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27324 ; Inchanga, in bush, Akerman (Duthie) ; Nottingham Road, v. d. Byl 548, 31810.

Hemitrichia vesparium Macbr.

Lister (1925) 218.

on dead wood in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27306.

Trichia affinis de Bary

Duthie (1918) 458; Lister (1925) 205.

on decayed wood and moss, in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27316; Xumeni Forest, Morgan & Doidge, 30259; on pine needles, Papegaaisberg, Duthie 141, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 30.

Trichia botrytis Pers.

Duthie (1917) 308.

Trichia fragilis Rost., Massee (1892 a) 176 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 440.

on dead wood, Boschberg, MacOwan 1169 (S.A.M. 33331).

Trichia favoginea Pers.

on Eucalyptus globulus Lab., dead wood, Keiskama Hoek, v. d. Byl, 11537.

Trichia persimilis Karst.

Duthie (1917) 308 ; Lister (1925) 205.

Trichia balfourii Massee (1892 a) 186 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. X : 95.

on dead wood and leaves, Cape, Kew ; Xumeni Forest, Morgan & Doidge, 28908 ; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 61, 143 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 3, 134.

Trichia scabra Rost.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ;. Duthie (1917) 308 ; Lister (1925) 206.

on dead wood and leaves, Somerset East, MacOwan, Kew.

Trichia varia Pers.

Lister (1925) 207.

Trichia turbinata Sow., Bottomley, (1916) 425.

on decaying wood, Boschberg, MacOwan 1128, 20836, (S.A.M. 33334) ; Natal, Medley Wood 463, 10640 ; in woods near Newlands, E. L. Stephens, (Duthie 180) and Sydney Wanton (E. L. Stephens 375).

ARCYRIACEAE

Arcyria cinerea Pers.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Massee (1892 a) 152 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 427; (1917) 309; van der Byl (1922 d) 283; Lister (1925) 231.

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on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan 1049 ; Cape, Kew ; Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30813 ; Town Bush, Rump, 27530 ; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27307 ; De Beers Rust, K. M. Putterill, 30688 ; Stellenbosch, Duthie ; Knysna, Duthie 92 ; Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 79 ; Jonkershoek, Duthie 104.

Arcyria denudata Wettstein

Duthie (1917) 309 ; Lister (1925) 235 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 283 ; Simpson & Talbot (1946) 132.

Arcyria punicea Pers., Cooke (1879 b) 70 ; Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143 ; Massee (1892 a) 143 ; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 426.

on Euphorbia sp., dead plant, Blaauwkrantz Kloof, Cruden, 14246.

Olea sp., dead stumps, Qudeni Forest, Simpson & Talbot, 34932.

Pinus sp., dead log, Meintjies Kop, Punt, 14526.

on dead wood and bark, Inanda, Medley Wood 183, 322, 10200, Kew ; Boschberg, MacOwan 1127, (S.A.M. 33329) 20923, Kew ; in poplar bush, Potchefstroom, Goossens, 27304, 27305 ; De Beers Rust, K. M. Putterill, 30677 ; and Doidge 30678 ; Town Bush, Rump 158, 27779 ; Hogsback, K. M. Putterill, 30806 ; Jonkershoek, Duthie 98, 103; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 88, 89 ; Belvidere, Knysna, Duthie 77, 165 ; Newlands Woods, Sydney Manton (E. L. Stephens 200) ; Otto's Bluff, Rump, 33752.

Arcyria incarnata Pers.

Duthie (1918) 458 ; Lister (1925) 237.

on dead wood, Kirstenbosch, Duthie 54.

Arcyria insignis Kalchbr. & Cooke

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Sacc. Syll. Fung. VII : 432; Lister (1894) 188, (1925) 236 ; Massee (1892 a) 148 ; Duthie (1917) 309.

on dead wood, Natal, Medley Wood 49, Kew ; Somerset East, MacOwan, Kew ; Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 32.

Arcyria nutans Grev.

Duthie (1917) 309 ; van der Byl (1922 d) 283 ; Lister (1925) 239.

on dead wood, Forest Hall, Knysna, Duthie 8; Newlands Woods,

E. L. Stephens 380, 536.

Arcyria oerstedtii Rost.

Lister (1925) 239; van der Byl (1922 d) 283, (1929 b) 101.

on dead wood, Brenton, Knysna, Duthie 90 ; on soil, Stellenbosch,

Duthie 28.

Arcyria pomiformis Rost.

Kalchbrenner (1882 a) 143; Duthie (1917) 309; Lister (1925) 233.

on dead wood, Somerset East, MacOwan; Knysna, Duthie 40.

Perichaena corticalis Rost.

Duthie (1917) 310; Lister (1925) 246.

Perichaena populina Fr., Montagne (1847) 176.

on dead wood and bark, Buffelsrivier, Drège ; Clanwilliam, Duthie ; Knysna, Duthie 164 ; Stellenbosch, Duthie 45.

Perichaena depressa Lib.

Torrend (1905) 217 ; Duthie (1917) 310 ; Lister (1925) 244.

on dead wood and bark, Moçambique, Brit. Mus. ; Knysna, Duthie 84; Moçambique (Torrend).