Mycological Progress

, 8:377 | Cite as

An emendation of Phallus glutinolens

  • Larissa Trierveiler-Pereira
  • Clarice Loguercio-Leite
  • Francisco D. Calonge
  • Iuri G. Baseia
Short Communication

Abstract

Phallus glutinolens was described from Brazil by Möller in 1895. A new collection of P. glutinolens from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest revealed that Möller’s original description was based on young specimens. New information on morphology is provided for P. glutinolens, and an emendation of the species circumscription is presented. This article also presents a key to differentiate the known Brazilian members of the genus Phallus.

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© German Mycological Society and Springer 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Larissa Trierveiler-Pereira
    • 1
  • Clarice Loguercio-Leite
    • 1
  • Francisco D. Calonge
    • 2
  • Iuri G. Baseia
    • 3
  1. 1.Depto. BotânicaUniversidade Federal de Santa CatarinaFlorianópolisBrazil
  2. 2.Real Jardín BotánicoCSICMadridSpain
  3. 3.Depto. Botânica, Ecologia e ZoologiaUniversidade Federal do Rio Grande do NorteNatalBrazil

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