Macrofungus Nitschkia macrospora Teng (Ascomycetes: Nitschkiaceae), a new report to India

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K.J. Nandan Patel
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0303-1772
M. Krishnappa
http://orcid.org/0000-0001-9475-7554
V. Krishna
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2136-5925

Abstract

In the present investigation, an interesting lignicolous ascomycetes belonging to the family Nitschkiaceae, having small stroma in clusters, attached weakly to the substratum, was collected.  Based on the morphology and anatomical features, the fungus was identified as Nitschkia macrospora Teng. 

 

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Patel, K.N., Krishnappa, M. and Krishna, V. 2018. Macrofungus Nitschkia macrospora Teng (Ascomycetes: Nitschkiaceae), a new report to India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 10, 7 (Jun. 2018), 11995–11996. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4083.10.7.11995-11996.
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K.J. Nandan Patel, Department of P.G Studies and Research in Applied Botany, Jnana Sahyadri, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta, Shivamogga, Karnataka 577451, India

Department of Applied Botany, Kuvempu University

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