Octospora tucumanensis
Coll. LIL159229
Coll. LIL159229
© M. Catania & G. Suárez

Octospora tucumanensis Catania & G. M. Suárez, Mycol. Progress, 22: 8 (2023).


Basionym Octospora tucumanensis Catania & G. M. Suárez, Mycol. Progress, 22: 8 (2023).

Diagnosis Octospora tucumanensis resembles Octospora americana but differs from it by the ascospores size, ornamentation consisting of regularly distributed warts (different size and morphology) with striate surface; and its ecology, only infecting the rhizoids of Dimerodontium balansae.

Type LIL159229 - holotypus

MycoBank 848265


Suárez G.M., Dominguez F.G., Pajot H., Flores J.R., del Valle Catania M. 2023. Octospora tucumanensis (Pezizales), a new bryophilous ascomycete on Dimerodontium balansae (Bryophyta) from Argentina. Mycological Progress, 22: .

Classification Pyronemataceae, Octospora

CreatedDate 27/07/2023.

UpdatedDate 27/07/2023.

Octospora tucumanensis

 Typus  <1950  1950→1980  >1980

Collections Detail
[AR] San Miguel de Tucumán
28/04/2021, leg. G. Suárez
159229 (LIL)
Source: Ascomycete.org
[AR] Trancas
San Pedro de Colalao
23/06/2022, leg. G. Suárez
159233 (LIL)
Source: Ascomycete.org