Two new species of Marasmius sect. Sicci are described. Marasmius orientalis, which is characterized by having a pileipellis with well-developed setoid broom cells and setae, caulosetae present, belongs to series Spinulosi. Marasmius strobiluriformis has dimorphic cheilocystidia and cylindrical to subfusoid caulocystidia and belongs to ser. Atrorubentes. The macro- and micioscopic descriptions with discussion on similar taxa are given, and their taxonomic position is supported through DNA analyses.
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- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Plant Science