Original paper

A new species of Zwackhiomyces (Xanthopyreniaceae, Ascomycota) growing on Austroparmelina from Australia

Pérez-Ortega, Sergio; Etayo, Javier; Elix, John A.; Crespo, Ana

Nova Hedwigia Band 93 Heft 3-4 (2011), p. 395 - 400

published: Nov 1, 2011

DOI: 10.1127/0029-5035/2011/0093-0395

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Abstract

The new species Zwackhiomyces sulcatus sp. nov. growing on Austroparmelina macrospora from Australia is described as new to science. This species represents the first lichenicolous fungus found growing on this recently described Southern Hemisphere parmelioid genus. The most important characters are discussed and compared to morphologically closely related species.

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lichenicolous fungiascomycotataxonomy