Amicodisca castaneae sp. nov. (Hyaloscyphaceae, Helotiales) on Japanese chestnut bur

Jae Gu Han, Tsuyoshi Hosoya, Hyeon Dong Shin

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Amicodisca castaneae sp. nov. was collected on Japanese chestnut bur. It differs from all known members of Amicodisca by having brownish apothecia and smaller asci and ascospores. A key to the accepted Amicodisca species is given.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)89-94
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Oct


  • Castanea crenata
  • Discomycetes
  • Species nova
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science

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