Original paper

Lepiota nigrosquamosa, a new species from China

Liang, Jun F.; Yang, Zhu L.


A new species, Lepiota nigrosquamosa, is described from southwestern China. It is characterized by black brownish to black squamules on its pileus and stipe, fusiform or broadly fusiform spores, and a pileus covering of a trichoderm consisting of elongate, subcylindrical terminal elements in between with short clavate elements.


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