Two new genera of fungal trichomycetes, Bactromyces and Laculus (Harpellales), from Nova Scotia, Canada

  title={Two new genera of fungal trichomycetes, Bactromyces and Laculus (Harpellales), from Nova Scotia, Canada},
  author={Robert William and Douglas B Strongman},
The gut lumen of immature aquatic insects is colonized by a unique community of protistan and fungal organisms, collectively called trichomycetes. The species diversity of fungal trichomycetes appears to be high, with new taxa published regularly. Bactromyces fluminalis and Laculus insecticola, species belonging to two new genera of fungal trichomycetes, are described from stonefly and mayfly nymphs, respectively. Bactromyces fluminalis was collected from a stream habitat in Long Lake… 

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