Index Fungorum no. 200

Effectively published 19/11/2014 11:10:34  (ISSN 2049-2375)

Nomenclatural novelties : Alfredo Vizzini

Bryophyllum Vizzini, gen.nov.
Species with a mycenoid or collybioid habit, growing parasitically on Sphagnum mosses; pileus strongly striate, hygrophanous, fragile; lamellae adnate; basidia with siderophilous/cyanophilous bodies; spores hyaline, smooth, ellipsoidal, inamyloid; pileipellis as a cutis; hyphae with clamp-connections.
    Holotype: Agaricus paluster Peck 1872.

Bryophyllum palustre (Peck) Vizzini, comb.nov.
    Basionym: Agaricus paluster Peck, Ann. Rep. Reg. N.Y. St. Mus. 23: 82 (1872) ['1870']