Agaricales » Pseudoclitocybaceae


Musumecia Vizzini & Contu, in Vizzini et al., Nordic Journal of Botany 29(6): 735 (2011)

Etymology: Named after the Italian mycologist Enzo Musumeci, the collector of the species.

Habitus hygrophoroideus vel clitocyboideus. A genero Pseudoclitocybe, cui proximus est, differt lamellis distantibus spissisque, sporis haud amyloideis atque in structura molecularis DNAe (spatiis internis transcriptis ITS et LSU).

Index Fungorum number: IF561609

Type species: Musumecia bettlachensis Vizzini & Contu, in Vizzini et al., Nordic Journal of Botany 29(6): 735 (2011)


Musumecia alpina L.P. Tang, J. Zhao & S.D. Yang 2016

Musumecia bettlachensis Vizzini & Contu 2011

Musumecia sardoa Consiglio, Vizzini & Setti 2016

Musumecia vermicularis Musumeci 2014



Vizzini A., Contu M., Ercole E. 2011. Musumecia gen. nov. in the Tricholomatoid clade (Basidiomycota, Agaricales) related to Pseudoclitocybe. Nordic Journal of Botany. 29:1-7




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