A new pathogenic species of Marasmiellus from Brazil

Marina CAPELARI, Vladimír ANTONÍN, Tatiane ASAI, Hélcio COSTA & José Aires VENTURA

en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 31 (2) - Pages 137-142

Published on 25 June 2010

Marasmiellus colocasiae sp. nov., anatomically and morphologically distinct from other Marasmiellus species, is described from Brazil. The new species is pathogenic to taro and this is the first record of Marasmiellus on Colocasia esculenta.

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