Gloeocantharellus

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Gloeocantharellus
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Gloeocantharellus purpurascens
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Gloeocantharellus

Singer (1945)
Type species
Gloeocantharellus purpurascens
( Hesler) Singer (1945)
Species

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Gloeocantharellus is a genus of fungi in the family Gomphaceae. It contains 11 species that are found in mainly tropical and subtropical regions. [1]

Taxonomy

The genus was circumscribed by American mycologist Rolf Singer in 1945. [2]

Species

Distribution and habitat

This species is mostly found in tropical and subtropical areas.

References

  1. ^ Giachini AJ, Castellano MA. (2011). "A new taxonomic classification for species in Gomphus sensu lato". Mycotaxon. 115: 183–201. doi: 10.5248/115.183.
  2. ^ Singer R. (1945). "New genera of fungi". Lloydia. 8: 139–44.