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Gymnopanella Sand.-Leiva, J.V. McDonald & Thorn, in Sandoval-Leiva et al., Mycologia 108(4): 821 (2016)


Etymology: Referring to gymnopoid clade and Campanella-like basidiomes; gender feminine.

Diagnosis: Saprotrophic, basidiomata convex to flabelliform with short lateral stipe, gymnocarp, hymenophore reticulate-lamellate, pileus trama gelatinized, pileipellis a moist cutis of tubular, clamped hyphae with fascicles of erect, tubular, spirally incrusted hyphal ends but no rameales structure, basidiospores hyaline, thin-walled, nonamyloid, broadly elliptical to ovate.

Index fungorum number: IF814812

Type species: Gymnopanella nothofagi Sandoval-Lieva, J.V. McDonald & Thorn , in Sandoval-Leiva et al., Mycologia 108(4): 821 (2016)



Sandoval-Leiva, P. A., McDonald, J. V., & Thorn, R. G. (2016). Gymnopanella nothofagi, a new genus and species of gymnopoid fungi (Omphalotaceae) from Chilean Nothofagus forest. Mycologia, 108(4), 820827. doi:10.3852/15-303 


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