Coltricia oboensis sp. nov. from the high elevation cloud forest of São Tomé


en Cryptogamie, Mycologie 34 (2) - Pages 175-181

Published on 28 June 2013

Coltricia oboensis sp. nov. is described on the basis of two collections made in São Tomé. The species was found emerging among moss mats in high elevation forest at the Parque Natural Ôbo de São Tomé. It is characterized by minute, stipitate, pleuropodal basidiomes, large pores, and broadly ellipsoid basidiospores, mostly 6.8-9.0 × 5.0-6.0 m.

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