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Emendation of the genus Tricharina (Pezizales) based on phylogenetic, morphological and ecological data. Part 3. New type studies and description of two new species

By Lindemann U., Van Vooren N. – 03 December 2022
The types of Tricharina groenlandica and T. ochroleuca are examined and documented. The species complex of T. hiemalis is discussed, and T. subhiemalis is proposed based on morphol...

New ecological, morphological, cultural and molecular phylogenetic insights into Xylaria guepini (Xylariaceae)

By Hsieh H.-M., Ju Y.-M., Lechat C., Fournier J., Huart D. – 03 December 2022
The soil-inhabiting X. guepini was originally described from France in the early 19th century but has since been collected only infrequently. A collection of X. guepini in excellen...

Hommage du « GRAAL » à Christian Lechat

By Gardiennet A., Delannoy A., Fournier J., Mombert A., Mourgues Y., Priou J.-P. – 03 December 2022

Neocosmospora lechatii (Nectriaceae) a new species from French Guiana

By Sandoval-Denis M., Groenewald J.Z., Crous P.W. – 03 December 2022
A description of Neocosmospora lechatii sp. nov. is presented, based on two collections on dead wood of unknown origin collected in French Guiana. The specimens were obtained in cu...

Tour d’horizon des pézizes violettes (Pezizaceae) présentes en Europe. 5e partie : le genre Daleomyces

By Van Vooren N., Dougoud R., Moyne G., Vega M., Carbone M., Perić B. – 03 December 2022
The violet or purplish brown species of the genus Daleomyces are presented in detail and illustrated with recent European collections, including D. exogelatinosus, D. halophilus, D...

A new species of Cryptohymenium (Leotiomycetes, Helotiales) from New Caledonia

By Johnston P.R., Park D., Bourdeau P., Eyssartier G. – 03 December 2022
The newly described Cryptohymenium meruu from New Caledonia is the second species in a genus previously thought to be endemic to New Zealand. Cryptohymenium is a soil-inhabiting, m...

Camillea lechatii (Graphostromataceae, Xylariales), a new species from Martinique (French West Indies)

By Fournier J. – 03 December 2022
A new species of the genus Camillea is described and illustrated from four collections from Martinique. Camillea lechatii is distinguished from the closest known species, notably C...

Un hôte du buis, Dematophora buxi (Xylariales)

By Moyne G., Mombert A. – 03 December 2022
Detailed presentation and illustration of Dematophora buxi, a host-specific fungus of Buxus, recently discovered in Franche-Comté (France). A distribution map of the species in Fra...

Une hypocréale remarquable : Nectria balansae Speg.

By Mombert A. – 03 December 2022
The autor presents Nectria balansae Speg. from a collection on Ulmus glabra located in Franche-Comté (France). This rare species is mainly characterized by perithecia grouped in a ...

Pseudascozonus racemosporus (Thelebolales), un ascomycète fimicole particulièrement discret

By Coué B., Delpont M. – 03 December 2022
Description and illustration of Pseudascozonus racemosporus, a rare and very discreet coprophilous species collected in France on sheep droppings. Some notes on its notable charact...
Editorial Board

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)