Three new species of Entoloma from Kerala State, India
Persoonia - Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi , Volume 17 - Issue 4 p. 625- 630
Three new species of Entoloma s.l. from Kerala State, India are described, illustrated and discussed. Entoloma haematinum, a very small, bright red, omphalinoid species, reminiscent of Hygrocybe cantharellus, is unique because of its quadrate-cuboid spores; it fits well in subgenus Omphaliopsis. Entoloma nubilum and E. carneum are both characterised by their small, pleurotoid basidiocarps. The first is related to the species of subgenus Leptonia; the second fits better in subgenus Claudopus. Comments are given on the taxonomic position of the new species.
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Manimohan, P, Leelavathy, K.M, & Noordeloos, M.E. (2002). Three new species of Entoloma from Kerala State, India. Persoonia - Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi, 17(4), 625–630.