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Ameroconium cladoniae gen. et sp. nov. and Phoma psoromatis sp. nov., new anamorphic lichenicolous fungi from the Holarctic

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  23 August 2013

Laboratory of the Systematics and Geography of Fungi, Komarov Botanical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor Popov 2, St.-Petersburg, 197376, Russia. Email:
Martin-Luther-Universität, Institut für Biologie, Bereich Geobotanik und Botanischer Garten, Herbarium, Neuwerk 21, D-06099 Halle (Saale), Germany


The new lichenicolous genus Ameroconium (dematiaceous hyphomycetes), with its type species A. cladoniae and the new lichenicolous species Phoma psoromatis (pycnidial coelomycetes), are described, discussed and illustrated. Phoma lobariae is recorded for the first time from the Arctic, Russia and Asia on Lobaria linita.

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