By Filippa M., Baiano G.
Vol. 2 (4) – 15 February 2011
Abstract: Helvella atra is a sanctioned name and it cannot be replaced by other names, not even by Helvella nigricans Pers., which is also illegitimate. The search for the original meaning of the name shows the value of the choice in lectotypification made by Dissing in 1966