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Arthrornyces and Blastosporella, two new genera of conidia-producing lyophylloid agarics (Agaricales, Basidiornycota) from the neotropicsAuthor(s): Timothy J. Baroni; Ana Esperanza Franco-molano; D. Jean Lodge; Daniel L. Lindner; Egon Horak; Valerie Hofstetter
Source: Mycological Research. III: 572-580.
Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionTwo new genera encompassing three new species of lyophylloid agarics that produce conidia on the basidiomata are described. Arthromyces is a genus comprised of two very different arthrospore-producing mushroom species found in the Greater Antilles and Central America. Blastosporella is a monotypic genus with spherical balls of blastospores covering the pileus surface with age and is known from Hispaniola and Colombia. A key to the species of Arthrornyces is included.
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CitationBaroni, Timothy J.; Franco-molano, Ana Esperanza; Lodge, D. Jean; Lindner, Daniel L.; Horak, Egon; Hofstetter, Valerie. 2007. Arthrornyces and Blastosporella, two new genera of conidia-producing lyophylloid agarics (Agaricales, Basidiornycota) from the neotropics. Mycological Research. III: 572-580.
KeywordsArthrosporella, Arthrospores, Blastospores, Caribbean, Central America, Colombia, Key to species, Lyophyllaceae, new species, tropical montane
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