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Acta Amazonica

Print version ISSN 0044-5967On-line version ISSN 1809-4392

Acta Amaz. vol.14  supl.1-2 Manaus  1984 


New and interesting fungi (Loculoascomycetes) from the Amazon

Jean Boise* 

*Farlow Herbarium, Harvard Univ., Cambridge, Massachusetts, EE.UU.


A new genus, Javaria, and species, J; samuelsii, are described from material collected at Serra Aracã, Amazonas. Also, the taxonomy of two other Amazonian species is updated; Herpotrichia villosa is tranferred to Byssosphaeria and Thaxteriella roraimensis is tranferred to Tubeufia.


Um novo gênero de fungo, Javaria, e espécie, J. samuelsii, são descritos baseados no material coletado na Serra do Aracá, Amazonas. A taxonomia de duas outras espécies amazônicas está atualizada: Herpotrichia villosa está transferida para o gênero Byssosphaeria e Thaxteriella roraimensis sai para Tubeufia.

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