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Nomenclatural novelties in Pezizales. Part 2

By Van Vooren N. – 29 September 2021
Three nomenclatural novelties are proposed. The first one corresponds to a change of the taxonomic position of Peziza badioides Donadini, erroneously placed in Daleomyces by us, an...

Tour d’horizon des pézizes violettes (Pezizaceae) présentes en Europe. 3e partie : le genre Geoscypha

By Van Vooren N., Dougoud R., Moyne G., Vega M., Carbone M., Perić B. – 29 September 2021
The violet species of the genus Geoscypha are presented in detail and illustrated from recent collections, including G. montana described as a new species. A phylogeny based on ITS...

Cosmospora xylariae (Nectriaceae), a new species from France, Germany and U.K., with notes on C. berkeleyana, now Sphaerostilbella berkeleyana, and C. scruposae

By Lechat C., Fournier J. – 29 September 2021
Cosmospora xylariae is described as new to science and illustrated based on six collections from Europe occurring on stromata of Xylaria hypoxylon, X. longipes and X. polymorpha. T...

Paratricharina multiguttulata sp. nov. – A new species of the Tricharina-group with subspherical spores

By Lindemann U., Wieschollek D., Sochorová Z., Vega M. – 29 September 2021
Paratricharina multiguttulata is described as a new species based on collections from Germany, Hungary and Norway. It is unique among the species of the Tricharina-group due to its...

Validation of the name Byssonectria carestiae (Pezizales)

By Lindemann U. – 29 September 2021
Due to the citation of an invalid basionym, the combination of Peziza carestiae in Byssonectria was also invalid. The following note validates the combination by using the correct ...
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Managing Editor: Nicolas Van Vooren (France)


  •  Hans-Otto Baral (Germany)
  •  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)
  •  Jean-Paul Priou (France)
  •  Luis Quijada, Pfister Lab, Harvard University (United States of America)
  •  Elisabeth Stöckli (Switzerland)
  •  François Valade (France)