Free Content Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Fungi: 16

(PDF 232.1 kb)
Download Article:


The following five generic names are recommended for conservation: Cladia against Heterodea; Hemipholiota against Nemecomyces; Lactarius with conserved type; Mixia against Phytoceratiomyxa; Stirtonia A.L. Sm. against Stirtonia R. Br. bis; the following five specific names are also recommended for conservation: Aspicilia aquatica against Lichen mazarinus; Dermatocarpon bucekii (Placopyrenium bucekii) against Placidium steineri; Hebeloma cylindrosporum against Hebeloma angustispermum; Psoroma versicolor (Degeliella versicolor) against Psoroma subdescendens; Thelephora comedens (Vuilleminia comedens) with conserved type. Lecidea epiploica is recommended for rejection under Art. 56 and it is recommended that Verrucaria thelostoma and Pyrenula umbonata not be rejected under Art. 56. As a result of reference under Art. 53.5, it is recommended that the following two pairs of names be treated as homonyms: Calongea Healey & al. and Calongia D. Hawksw. & Etayo; and Phyllocratera Sérus. & Aptroot and Phyllocrater Wernham.

Document Type: Short Communication

Affiliations: Pacific Northwest Mycology Service, Portland, Oregon 97229-1309, U.S.A.;, Email:

Publication date: February 1, 2011

Related content



Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more