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The last published issue of Ascomycete.org is fascicle 4, vol. 11 (June 2019):

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Peziza euchroa assigned to the genus Rhodotarzetta after 150 years

By Bronckers R. – 29 June 2019
In 2008 type specimens of Peziza euchroa were examined by Benkert, resulting in the combination Anthracobia euchroa. In the course of a recent investigation, questions arose and th...
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Pseudaleuria fibrillosa (Pezizales), una specie poco comune rinvenuta per la prima volta in Sicilia

By Saitta S. – 29 June 2019
The occurrence of Pseudaleuria fibrillosa in Sicily (Italy) is reported for the first time. This species is rather uncommon and localised, with few records, scattered in Europe. A ...
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Two new species of Chaetopsina (Nectriaceae) from Saül (French Guiana)

By Lechat C., Fournier J. – 29 June 2019
Two new species of Chaetopsina are described and illustrated from specimens collected in French Guiana. Based on morphological divergences of both sexual and asexual morphs from kn...
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Phylogenetic and morphological studies in Otidea alutacea and O. bufonia clades (Pezizales), with the new species Otidea adorniae

By Carbone M., Agnello C., Kautmanová I., Ge Z.W., Alvarado P. – 29 June 2019
Otidea adorniae is here proposed and described as new to science upon collections made in xerophilous broadleaved forests of Apulia (southern Italy). Color images and hand drawings...
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Clonostachys saulensis (Bionectriaceae, Hypocreales), a new species from French Guiana

By Lechat C., Fournier J., Chaduli D., Lesage-Meessen L., Favel A. – 08 May 2019
Clonostachys saulensis sp. nov. is described and illustrated based on a collection on bark of dead liana in French Guiana. This species is placed in Clonostachys (= Bionectria) ba...
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Preliminary phylogenetic and morphological studies in the Gyromitra gigas lineage (Pezizales). 2. Typification of Gyromitra fastigiata and Helvella grandis

By Van Vooren N., Carbone M. – 08 May 2019
Helvella fastigiata and H. grandis are epitypified with material collected in the original area. Gyromitra grandis is proposed as a new combination and regarded as a priority syno...
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Pithyella chalaudii Priou sp. nov. (Helotiales) pour remplacer P. frullaniae (Chalaud) Döbbeler inval.

By Priou J.-P. – 08 May 2019
Pithyella chalaudii sp. nov. est proposé en remplacement du nom invalide P. frullaniae, un bryoparasite des Frullania. L’espèce est également citée pour la première fois du Royaum...
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The genus Xylaria sensu lato (Xylariaceae) in Guadeloupe and Martinique (French West Indies) II. Taxa with robust upright stromata

By Fournier J., Lechat C., Courtecuisse R. – 08 May 2019
Fifteen species of Xylaria collected in Guadeloupe and Martinique, featuring upright stromata more than 5 mm wide, are described and illustrated herein. Twelve of them usually exc...
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Three new species of Ijuhya (Bionectriaceae, Hypocreales) from metropolitan France, French Guiana and Spain, with notes on morphological characterization of Ijuhya and allied genera

By Lechat C., Fournier J. – 06 April 2019
Three new species of Ijuhya are described and illustrated, based on material collected in metropolitan France, French Guiana and Spain. Based on morphological and phylogenetic comp...
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Discovering unrecorded genera of Helotiales in the Canary Islands

By Quijada L., Beltrán-Tejera E. – 06 April 2019
We report the first records for the Canary Islands of species of three genera of Helotiales, Dematioscypha dematiicola, Hamatocanthoscypha ocellata and Hyalopeziza nectrioidea. Mac...
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A new species and a new combination of truffle-like fungi in the Geopora-Tricharina lineage from North America: Terracavicola echinospora gen. et sp. nov. and Geopora lateritia comb. nov.

By Grupe II A.C., Kraisitudomsook N., Healy R., Zelmanovich D., Anderson C., Guevara G., Trappe J., Smith M.E. – 06 April 2019
Molecular investigations into two truffle-like fungi within the Pyronemataceae (Pezizales, Ascomycota) revealed hidden diversity that required further clarification of generic and ...
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Pleiocarpon gardiennetii (Nectriaceae), a new holomorphic species from French Guiana

By Lechat C., Fournier J. – 06 April 2019
Pleiocarpon gardiennetii sp. nov. is described and illustrated based on a collection on a dead pyrenolichen, Astrothelium sp. (Trypetheliaceae), in French Guiana. The cylindrocarpo...
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Validation of Pseudotricharina intermedia gen. et sp. nov.

By Van Vooren N. – 06 April 2019
Pseudotricharina intermedia Van Vooren, Tello & M. Vega (2015) was invalidly published due to an ambiguity concerning the holotype designation. Because of this mistake, the genus ...
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Pseudocoprotus gen. nov. – eine neue Gattung für Cheilymenia catenipila J. Moravec

By Lindemann U., Fellmann B., Castillo J.A. – 16 February 2019
The genetical and morphological analyses of the type collection of Cheilymenia catenipila from New Zealand as well as of three recent collections from Europe confirm the separate p...
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Cheilymenia apiculispora (Pezizales, Pyronemataceae) un sorprendente hallazgo en la Península Ibérica

By Rubio E., Tapia M., Balda F.J. – 16 February 2019
Macro- and microscopic description of a rare coprophilous ascomycete, Cheilymenia apiculispora, found in Western Europe for the first time.
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Three new species of Dialonectria (Nectriaceae) from France

By Lechat C., Fournier J., Gardiennet A. – 16 February 2019
Three species of Dialonectria collected in France on Diatrypaceae are described and illustrated as new species. Their taxonomic position is based on morphological characteristics a...
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Lasionectriopsis, a new genus in the Bionectriaceae, based on the new species L. germanica

By Lechat C., Moreau P.-A., Bender H. – 16 February 2019
Lasionectriopsis germanica gen. and sp. nov. is described and illustrated based on a collection from Germany. The asexual morph of this fungus was obtained in culture and the cultu...
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Compte rendu de la session Ascomycota Zone Alpine 2018

By Capoen B. – 16 February 2019
Report of the activities made during the foray dedicated to the Ascomycota of the Alpine zone, organised by Ascomycete.org in August 2018 in Piora (Tessin, Switzerland) and listin...
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Editorial Board

Managing Editor: Nicolas Van Vooren (France)

Board:

  •  Martin Bemmann, Heidelberg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (Germany)
  •  Matteo Carbone (Italy)
  •  Adrian Carter, New-Brunswick Museum (Canada)
  •  René Dougoud (Switzerland)
  •  Gernot Friebes, Centre of Natural History, Botany & Mycology, Universalmuseum Joanneum (Austria)
  •  Jacques Fournier (France)
  •  Michel Hairaud (France)
  •  Christian Lechat (France)
  •  Luis Quijada, Pfister Lab, Harvard University (United States of America)
  •  Alfredo Vizzini, Dept. of Life Sciences and Systems Biology, University of Torino (Italy)
  •  Chris Yeates (United Kingdom)