Battarrea stevenii (Libosch.) Fr. (Tulostomataceae), a rare xerophilous fungi: first record from Brazil

Battarrea stevenii, a rare species from xeric areas, is described macro- and microscopically for the first time from Brazil, and compared to the closest species, Battarrea phalloides.

Gasteromycetes; Agaricales; Tulostomataceae; Neotropics; taxonomy

Sociedade Botânica do Brasil SCLN 307 - Bloco B - Sala 218 - Ed. Constrol Center Asa Norte CEP: 70746-520 Brasília/DF - Alta Floresta - MT - Brazil