Monographs Details: Xylaria kegeliana (Lév.) Fr.
Authority: Rogerson, Clark T., et al. 1990. Fungi collected by Bassett Maguire and collabora tors in the Guayana Highland, 1944-1983. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 64: 130-164.
Family:Xylariaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Rio Orinoco, Rio Cunucunuma,Playa Alta, in riverine forest, elev. 100 m,on log, 3 Nov 1950, BM, RSC & JJW 29388 [GJS].

Discussion:

This collection matches X. cf. kegeliana (Lev.) Fr. sensu Rogers et aL (1988: figs. 12, 13, 15, 38) from Neblina. The germ slit is short and straight with no tendency to spiral, as noted by Rogers etaL (1988).

Distribution:Venezuela South America|