Chytrid Taxonomy since 1960 G—L

A-B C D-E M-O P R S-Z

GAERTNERIOMYCES D.J.S. Barr [Spizellomycetales, Spizellomycetaceae] Canad. J. Bot. 58: 2380–2394. 1980

Gaertneriomyces californicus (D.J.S. Barr) M.J. Powell & Letcher. MycoBank 822238. Powell, M.J., Letcher, P.M. and Chen, S-F. Nova Hedwigia 107: 205–228. 2018 Ξ Phlyctochytrium californicum D.J.S. Barr, Canad. J. Bot. 47: 991–997 + 8 plates

Gaertneriomyces  palmatus M.J. Powell & Letcher MycoBank no.: 822234; Powell, M.J., Letcher, P.M. and Chen, S-F. Nova Hedwigia 107: 205–228. 2018
Saprobic; pollen; fresh horse manure; Penobscot County, MAINE, USA

Gaertneriomyces semiglobifer (Uebelmesser) D.J.S. Barr; Canad. J. Bot. 58: 2380–2394, 1980
Ξ Phlyctochytrium semiglobiferum Uebelmesser 1956; = P. californicum D.J.S. Barr, 1969

Gaertneriomyces spectabilis Uebelm. ex S.F. Chen, C.Y. Chien, & M.J. Powell, comb. nov. MycoBank no.: 822237; Powell, M.J., Letcher, P.M. and Chen, S-F. Nova Hedwigia 107: 205–228. 2018; Ξ Gaertneriomyces spectabile Uebelmesser 1956, nom. invalid. =Gaertneriomyces spectabile S.F. Chen & C.Y. Chien 2000, nom. invalid

Gaertneriomyces tenuis D.J.S. Barr; Canad. J. Bot. 62: 1171–1201, figs. 129–137. 1984; Saprobic; pollen; soil; near Port William Dyke, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA
Ξ Barromyces tenuis (D.J.S. Barr) M.J. Powell & Letcher MycoBank 822236. Powell, M.J., Letcher, P.M. and Chen, S-F. Nova Hedwigia 107: 205–228. 2018

GALLINIPES Letcher & M.J. Powell [ Spizellomycetales, Spizellomycetaceae] MycoBank 822136; Nova Hedwigia 107: 105–129. 2018

Gallinipes alaskaensis Letcher & M.J. Powell MycoBank 822139; Nova Hedwigia 107: 105–129. 2018
Saprobic; pollen; glacial till, Wasilla, ALASKA, USA

Gallinipes danensis Letcher & M.J. Powell MycoBank 822138; Nova Hedwigia 107: 105–129. 2018
Saprobic; pollen; soil from south bank of Dan river, NORTH CAROLINA, USA

Gallinipes pseudodichotomus (D.J.S. Barr) Letcher & M.J. Powell MycoBank 822137. Nova Hedwigia 107: 105–129. 2018
Ξ Spizellomyces pseudodichotomus D.J.S. Barr, Canad. J. Bot. 62: 1171–1201, 1984

GAMMAMYCES Letcher [Rhizophydiales, Alphamycetaceae] Nova Hedwigia 94: 9–29. 2012

Gammamyces ourimbahensis Letcher MycoBank 561199.Nova Hedwigia 94: 9–29, figs. 10–13, 16, 30–34. 2012
Saprobic; pollen; subtropical rainforest; Palm Grove forest, Ourimbah, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA

GERANOMYCES D.R. Simmons [Spizellomycetales, Powellomycetaceae] MycoBank no.:519610. Mycologia 103: 1411– 1420. 2011

Geranomyces hawaiiensis D.R. Simmons &Longcore. MycoBank no.: 564200. Mycologia 104: 1229–1243. 2012
Saprobic; pollen bait added soil from volcanic rim; Mount Kilauea, HAWAII, USA

Geranomyces michiganensis D.R. Simmons &Longcore. MycoBank no.: 564199. Mycologia 104: 1229–1243. 2012
Saprobic; pollen bait added to pasture soil or horse manure, Alpena County, MICHIGAN, USA

Geranomyces tanneri D.R. Simmons &Longcore .MycoBank no.: 564201. Mycologia 104: 1229–1243. 2012
Saprobic; pollen bait added to horse manure, Penobscot County, MAINE, USA

Geranomyces variabilis (Longcore, D.J.S. Barr & Désaulniers)D.R. Simmons. MycoBank no.: 519611.Mycologia 103: 1411– 1420. 2011. ≡ Powellomyces variabilis Longcore et al, Can. J. Bot. 73: 1390, (1995)
Entophlyctis variabilis sensu Powell and Koch, Can. J. Bot. 55: 1672, (1977)
non E. variabilis (Karling) Cejp, Omagiu lui Traian Savulescu cu prilejul implinirii a 70 de ani:131, (1959)

GHAZALLOMYCES Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef [Neocallimastigomytcota] MycoBank MB830733. Mycologia 2020

Ghazallomyces constrictus Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef [Neocallimastigomytcota] MycoBank MB830734. Mycologia 2020. Feces of axis deer (Axix axis); TEXAS, USA

GLOBOMYCETACEAE Letcher [Rhizophydiales] MycoBank no.: 511775. Letcher et al. Mycological Research, 112: 759-782. 2008.

GLOBOMYCES Letcher [Rhizophydiales, Globomycetaceae] MycoBank no.: 511780. Mycological Research, 112: 759-782. 2008.

Globomyces pollinis-pini (A. Braun) Letcher MycoBank no.: 511788.
Ξ Chytridium pollinis-pini A. Braun 1855, Ξ Rhizophydium pollinis-pini (A. Braun) Zopf 1887, = Chytridium vagans A. Braun 1856, = Phlyctidium vagans (A. Braun) Rabenh. 1868.

Gonopodya terrestris S.N. Dasgupta et al. (probably not a Gonopodya) Indian Phytopathol., 43: 218-222, Figs. 1-8. 1990;
Saprobic; leaves of Eugenia jambolana; moist soil; garden, Lucknow U., INDIA

GORGONOMYCETACEAE Letcher [Rhizophydiales] MycoBank no.: 511768; Letcher et al. Mycological Research, 112: 759-782. 2008.

GORGONOMYCES Letcher [Rhizophydiales, Gorgonomycetaceae] Mycological Research, 112: 759-782. 2008.

Gorgonomyces haynaldii (Schaarschm.) Letcher Ξ Phlyctidium haynaldii Schaarschm.,
Ξ Rhizophydium haynaldii (Schaarschm.) A. Fisch. Epitype declared by Letcher in Letcher et al., Mycol. Res. 112: 764, figs 2E-I, 768, fig 5B, 2008.

GROMOCHYTRIACEAE Karpov & Aleoshin [Gromochytriales]MycoBank no.: 805306. Karpov et al. Persoonia 32: 115–126, 2014.

GROMOCHYTRIALES Karpov & Aleoshin MycoBank no.: 805305. Karpov et al. Persoonia 32: 115–126, 2014.

GROMOCHYTRIUM Karpov & Aleoshin [Gromochytriales; Gromochytriaceae] MycoBank no.: 805307. Karpov et al. Persoonia 32: 115–126, 2014

Gromochytrium mamkaevae Karpov & Aleoshin MycoBank no.: 805308. Karpov et al. Persoonia 32: 115-126, 2014.
parasite; Tribonema gayanum; ditch near Kirovsk, Leningrad Region, RUSSIA

HALOMYCETACEAE Letcher & M.J. Powell [Chytridiomycota, Rhizophydiales] MycoBank no.: 811430.  Letcher et al. Mycologia 107: 808–830

HALOMYCES Letcher & M.J. Powell [Halomycetaceae] MycoBank no.: 811430.  Letcher et al. Mycologia 107: 808–830

Halomyces littoreus (Amon) Letcher & M.J. Powell comb. nov.
MycoBank no.: 811464 Ξ Rhizophydium littoreum Amon Mycologia 76: 132-139. 1984. Letcher et al. Mycologia 107: 808–830

Hapalopera Fott 1942; rejected by Karling; CI, Pp. 64, 65. 1977; accepted by A. Batko; ZH, Pp. 169–170. 1975

Hapalopera achnanthis (Friedmann) A. Batko; ZH, p. 170. 1975 Ξ Rhizophydium achnanthis Friedmann 1952

Hapalopera difficilis (Canter) A. Batko; ZH, p. 169. 1975 Ξ Rhizophydium difficile Canter 1954

Hapalopera fragilariae (Canter) A. Batko; ZH, p. 170. 1975 Ξ Rhizophydium fragilariae Canter 1950

Hapalopera melosirae (Friedmann) A. Batko; ZH, p. 170. 1975 Ξ Rhizophydium melosirae Friedmann 1952

Hapalopera piriformis Fott; A. Batko; ZH, p. 170. 1975 Ξ Rhizophydium piriformis (Fott) Karling; CI. p. 65. 1977

HARPOCHYTRIACEAE Wille [Monoblepharidales] Petermann’s Geog. Mitt. Ergänzungsband 28: 370–371. 1900;
Emended by Emerson & Whisler; Arch. Mikrobiol., 61: 195-211. 1968; Placed in Chytridiales by D.J.S. Barr; HP, p.463. 1990; Placed in Monoblepharidales by Paquin et al. Current Genetics 31: 380–395. 1997

HARPOCHYTRIALES Emerson & Whisler; Arch. Mikrobiol. 61: 195–211. 1968.
Order discarded by D.J.S. Barr; HP, p.463. 1990

HARPOCHYTRIUM Lagerheim; Hedwigia, 29: 142–145. 1890;
Placed in Harpochytriales by Emerson & Whisler; Arch. Mikrobiol., 61: 195–211. 1968.
From Harpochytriales to Chytridiales; Barr; HP, p.463. 1990.
Placed in Monoblepharidales, Harpochytriaceae by Paquin et al. Current Genetics 31: 380–395. 1997

Harpochytrium adpressum Scherffel; Arch. Protistenk. 54: 510–528, Pl. 28, figs.17, 18. 1926;
Saprobic; Spirogyra jugalis; water near igloo

Harpochytrium apiculatum Pascher (paper not seen) see: Pascher, A. Heterokonten, Lief. 5 in Rabenhorst’s Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland II. Leipzig. 1938

Harpochytrium botryococci Jane; J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 53: 28–40, figs. 14–18. 1946;
Saprobic; In mucilage of Botryococcus; water; Llyn Bychan, Caernarvonshire, U.K.

Harpochytrium hedenii Wille; Petermann’s Geogr. Mitt. Ergänzungsband 28: 370–371. 1900;
Saprobic; Zygnema, Oedogonium, Spirogyra; = Rhabdium acutum Dangeard; = Fulminaria hedenii Wille

Harpochytrium hyalothecae Lagerheim; Hedwigia 29: 142–145, figs. 1-4. 1890;
On Hyalotheca dissiliens; “Lassby backar”; Upsala, SWEDEN

Harpochytrium intermedium Atkinson; Ann. Mycol., 1: 479-502, Pl. 10, fig. 22, 23. 1903;
Saprobic; Confervae; marsh near Ithaca, NEW YORK, USA.
Jane considers a nomen nudum; J. Linn. Soc., Bot., 53: 28-40. 1946

Harpochytrium monae Jane; J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 53: 28–40, figs. 19–22. 1946;
Saprobic; Zygnema; temporary pool; Llandegfan Common, Anglesey, U.K.

Harpochytrium natrophilum Hortobágyi ( an alga); Bot. Közlem., 48: 217–223, Pl 1, figs. 1–10. 1960

Harpochytrium ornithocephalum Clémençon; Rev. Algol., N.S. 9: 33–37, figs. 12–20 (Pl. 5). 1969;
Saprobic; on Spirogyra; fishpond; Botanical garden, Bern, SWITZERLAND

Harpochytrium tenuissimum Korschikoff; Arch. Protistenk. 74: 249–258, figs. 21–22. 1931;
Saprobic; On Oedogonium sp.; Latzino-Moores; Zwenigorod, GERMANY; Emended by Jane; J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 53: 28–40. 1946

Harpochytrium viride Scherffel (an alga) Arch. Protistenk. 54: 510–528, figs. 19–20. 1926
On Microspora filaments

 HOMOLAPHLYCTIS Longcore, Letcher & T.Y. James. MycoBank 561579. Mycotaxon 118: 433–440. 2011

Homolaphlyctis polyrhiza Longcore, Letcher & T.Y. James. MycoBank 561580. Mycotaxon 118: 433–440. 2011.
Saprobic; onionskin bait; acidic lake; Hancock County, MAINE, USA.

ILLMANOMYCES M.Krings & T.N. Taylor [Chytridiomycota incertae sedis] MycoBank 808057. Nova Hedwigia 99: 403–412. 2014. Fossil

Illmanomyces corniger M.Krings & T.N. Taylor MycoBank 808058. Nova Hedwigia 99: 403–412. 2014. Fossil; Lower Devonian Rhynie chert, Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND

JOBLINOMYCES Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef [Neocallimastigomytcota] MycoBank MB830867. Mycologia 2020

Joblinomyces apicalis Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef  MycoBank MB830868. Mycologia 2020. Feces of domesticated goat (Capra aegagrus hircus); HARYANA, INDIA

KAPPAMYCES P.M. Letcher and M.J. Powell [Rhizophydiales, Kappamycetaceae], 2005. Nova Hedwigia 80: 115–133

KAPPAMYCETACEAE Letcher [Rhizophydiales] Mycological Research 110: 898–915, 2006

Kappamyces laurelensis Letcher & M.J. Powell Nova Hedwigia 80: 115–133. 2005;
saprobic; pollen; moss-covered soil from along stream; Cloudland Canyon State Park, Chickamauga, GEORGIA, USA.

Kappamyces microporosus A.L. Jesus & C.L.A. Pires-Zottarelli. MycoBank MB835250. Nova Hedwigia 110: 293–305. 2020
BRAZIL, São Paulo State, Peruíbe, Mosaico de Unidades de Conservação Juréia Itatins, 24 Aug. 2016, from soil samples, on pollen grains.

Karlingia Johanson 1944; Sparrow 1960 placed exooperculate spp. in Karlingiomyces. Karlingiomyces not accepted by Karling; Sydowia, Beiheft VI., p. 58. 1966. Karlingia is nomenclaturally superfluous, see: W.H. Blackwell and M.J. Powell, 1999. Mycotaxon 70: 213–217.

Karlingia aurantiaca Karling; Nova Hedwigia 27: 747–771, figs. 22–31. 1976;
Saprobic; corn leaves; soil; Blantyre, MALAWI

Karlingia exo-operculata Karling; Nova Hedwigia 28: 209–229, figs. 1–16. 1976;
Saprobic; cellophane bait; soil; Orlando, FLORIDA, USA

Karlingia expandens (Salkin) Karling; Nova Hedwigia 28: 209–229. 1976
Ξ Allochytridium expandens Salkin 1970; A. expandens preferred.

Karlingia granulata Karling not Karlingiomyces granulatus (Karling) Sparrow 1960; I.J. Dogma; Nova Hedwigia 25: 91–105. 1974

Karlingia lacustris Hassan; Nova Hedwigia, 37: 435-440, figs. 1-7. 1983;
Saprobic; onion skin bait; Mikolajki Lake; northeast POLAND

Karlingia lobata var. microspora Karling; Nova Hedwigia 40: 329–340, Pl. 1, figs. 1–18. 1984;
Saprobic; bleached corn cotyledons; soil; LaGuajira, COLOMBIA (South America)

Karlingia polonica Hassan; Nova Hedwigia 38: 727–740, figs.1–17, Pl. 1. 1983;
Saprobic; onion skin; water, Mlociny Park, POLAND

Karlingia spinosa Karling not Rhizophlyctis spinosa (Karling) Sparrow 1960; I.J. Dogma; Nova Hedwigia 25: 91–105. 1974

KARLINGIELLA Jerônimo, Jesus & Pires-Zottarelli [Cladochytriales, Cladochytriaceae] Mycologia 111: 506–516. 2019

Karlingiella elongata (Karling) Jerônimo, Jesus & Pires-Zottarelli Mycologia 111: 506–516. 2019
Ξ Nowakowskiella elongata Karling 1944

Karlingiomyces Sparrow 1960; rejected by Karling; Sydowia, Beiheft VI. p. 58. 1966;
Accepted by I.J. Dogma; Nova Hedwigia 24: 393-411. 1973. See genus synopsis and key in Blackwell et al. 2004. Mycotaxon 89: 259—276. See position in Polychytriales in Longcore & Simmons Mycologia 104: 276–294. 2012

Karlingiomyces asterocystis (Karling) Sparrow 1960 [Polychytriales] Mycobank no.: 287356. Epitype culture = JEL527 Mycologia 104: 276–294. 2012

Karlingiomyces laevis Konno; Sci. Rep. Tokyo Kyoiku Daigaku Sect. B 14: 227–292, Pl. 8, E–H. 1972;
Saprobic; cellophane bait; forest soil; Susono-machi (Shizuoka Prefecture), JAPAN

KHOYOLLOMYCES Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef [Neocallimastigomytcota] MycoBank MB830741. Mycologia 2020. Feces of Grevy’s zebra (Equus grevi); OKLAHOMA, USA

Khoyollomyces ramosus Hanafy, Vikram B. Lanjekar, Prashant K. Dhakephalkar, T.M. Callaghan, Dagar, G.W. Griff., Elshahed & N.H. Youssef  MycoBank MB830742. Mycologia 2020

KOCHIOMYCES D.J.S. Barr [Spizellomycetales, Spizellomycetaceae]; Canad. J. Bot. 58: 2380–2394. 1980

Kochiomyces dichotomus (IF 5:51) (Umphlett) D.J.S. Barr; Canad. J. Bot. 58: 2380–2394. 1980
Ξ Phlyctochytrium dichotomum Umphlett 1967

KRISPIROMYCES Taylor, Hass & Remey, Mycologia 84: 901–910. 1992 . Form genus for fossil fungi; compared to Phlyctochytrium

Krispiromyces discoides Taylor, Hass & Remy [fossil]; Mycologia, 84: 901–910, figs. 21–24, 27. 1992;
consistently associated with Palaeonitella cells; Lower Devonian fossil; Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND, U.K.

LACUSTROMYCES Longcore [Polychytriales] Canad. J. Bot. 71: 414–425. 1993

Lacustromyces hiemalis Longcore; Canad. J. Bot. 71: 414–425, figs. 1–42. 1993;
Saprobic; chitin; lakes, MAINE, USA

LIEBETANZOMYCES polymorphus Joshi, G.W. Griff. & Dagar. IF554794 and IF554795. [Neocallimastigomycota; Neocallimastigales]; MycoKeys 40: 89-110 (2018). Saprobic; rumen of goat; PUNE, INDIA.

LOBULOMYCETALES D.R. Simmons; Mycological Research 113: 450–460. 2009

LOBULOMYCETACEAE D.R. Simmons; Mycological Research 113: 450–460. 2009

LOBULOMYCES D.R. Simmons; [Lobulomyctales, Lobulomycetaceae] Mycological Research 113: 450–460. 2009

Lobulomyces angularis (Longcore) D.R. Simmons; Mycological Research 113: 450–460. 2009
ΞChytriomyces angularis Longcore Mycologia 84: 442–451. 1992

Lobulomyces poculatus (Willoughby & Townley) D.R. Simmons. Mycological Research 113: 450–460.
ΞChytriomyces poculatus Willoughby & Townley) Transactions of the British Mycological Society 44: 183. 1961

LYONOMYCES Taylor, Hass & Remy; Mycologia, 84: 901–910. 1992.
Form genus for fossil fungi; compared to Rhizophydium.

Lyonomyces pyriformis Taylor, Hass & Remy [fossil]; Mycologia, 84: 901–910, figs. 16–20. 1992;
outer surface of Paranitella walls; Lower Devonian fossil; Rhynie, Aberdeenshire, SCOTLAND