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MYCOBIOTA 2014

Volume 4

Some rare and interesting Conocybe found in Vyzhnytsia National Nature Park (Ukrainian Carpathians)

Mykola P. Prydiuk
Mycobiota 4: 1-24 (2014)
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.12664/mycobiota.2014.04.01
Published online: 26 November 2014
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The data about some interesting representatives of the genus Conocybe found in Ukrainian Carpathians (Vyzhnytsia National Nature Park) are presented. A total of 14 taxa (including three varieties) were found. Four species and one variety new for this country (C. apala, C. inocybeoides, C. juniana var. sordescens, C. magnispora, and C. tuxlaensis) are reported, as well as some previously unknown localities for a further 9 taxa (C. echinata, C. hexagonospora, C. juniana var. subsejuncta, C. macrospora, C. pulchella, C. rostellata, C. siliginea, C. subpallida, and C. subxerophytica var. brunnea).

Bolbitiaceae, Conocybe, rare species, taxonomy, Ukraine, Ukrainian Carpathians

Contribution to the smut fungi (Ustilaginomycetes) of Togo and Benin

Teodor T. Denchev, Harrie J.M. Sipman & Cvetomir M. Denchev
Mycobiota 4: 25-32 (2014)
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.12664/mycobiota.2014.04.02
Published online: 31 December 2014
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Sporisorium nyassae is reported for the first time from Togo and Benin. Hyparrhenia nyassae and H. diplandra var. mutica are recorded as new host plants of Sporisorium nyassae. Based on the current revision, Sporisorium barcinonense is removed from the list of smut fungi in Togo. Cintractia limitata is reported for the first time from Benin. All species of smut fungi known from Togo and Benin and their host plants are listed.

Benin, Cintractia, Cyperus, Hyparrhenia, smut fungi, Sporisorium, taxonomy, Togo

Book review

Cvetomir M. Denchev
Mycobiota 4: 33 (2014)
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.12664/mycobiota.2014.04.03
Published online: 31 December 2014
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Illustrated genera of smut fungi

book review