Original paper

Bellemerella ritae sp. nov. (Verrucariaceae), a new lichenicolous ascomycete from northwest North America

Pérez-Ortega, Sergio; Spribille, Toby

Nova Hedwigia Band 85 Heft 3-4 (2007), p. 515 - 520

published: Nov 1, 2007

DOI: 10.1127/0029-5035/2007/0085-0515

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Bellemerella ritae Pérez-Ortega & T.Sprib. is described as a new lichenicolous ascomycete (Verrucariaceae, Verrucariales) growing on Xylographa in northwest North America. The species is characterized by the size of its ascospores and ascomata. Comparisons with previously described species in the genus are made. A key to all known species of Bellemerella is provided.


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