A new species of Scutellinia discovered in Jeju, Korea, Scutellinia jejuensis, is formally introduced. A combination of morphological characteristics and sequence analysis of the partial LSU rDNA demonstrates that the fungus represents a species distinct from all other subglobose to globose-spored Scutellinia species.
- Jeju island
- Subglobose ascospores
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Plant Science