A new species of Panaeolus (Agaricales, Basidiomycota) from Yunnan, Southwest China

  title={A new species of Panaeolus (Agaricales, Basidiomycota) from Yunnan, Southwest China},
  author={Yuwei Hu and Peter E. Mortimer and Samantha Chandranath Karunarathna and Olivier Rasp{\'e} and Itthayakorn Promputtha and Kai Yan and Jian-chu Xu and Kevin David Hyde},
A new Panaeolus species was collected on a lawn at the Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Southwest China and subjected to morphological and molecular analyses. Both macro- and micro-morphological features of the new species were described and compared with morphologically similar species in Panaeolus. The pileus has a distinctive reddish brown patch at the center. Phylogenetic analysis of nrITS data showed a distinct placement of the new species among the closest… 
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