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Morphological characters and molecular data reveal three new species of Fomitopsis (Basidiomycota)

Liu, S., Song, C.-G. & Cui, B.-K.

Mycological Progress 18 : 1317-1327.

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Studies on Micarea in Australasia II. A synopsis of the genus in Tasmania, with the description of ten new species

Gintaras Kantvilas & Brian J. Coppins

The Lichenologist 51(5) 431-481

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Morphological and phylogenetic analyses reveal a new species of Fistulina (Fistulinaceae, Agaricales) from Australia

Yi-Fei Sun, Shun Liu & Bao-Kai Cui

Phytotaxa 420(3): 233–240

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Australasian sequestrate Fungi 20: Russula scarlatina (Agaricomycetes: Russulales: Russulaceae), a new species from dry grassy woodlands of southeastern Australia

Elliott, T., & Trappe, J.

Journal of Threatened Taxa 11(12): 14619-14623

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Crassisporus gen. nov. (Polyporaceae, Basidiomycota) evidenced by morphological characters and phylogenetic analyses with descriptions of four new species.

Ji, X., Wu, D.-M., Liu, S., Si, J. & Cui, B.-K.

MycoKeys 57 : 61-84

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Fungal Planet description sheets: 868–950.

Crous, P.W.; Carnegie, A.J.; Wingfield, M.J.; Sharma, R.; Mughini, G.; Noordeloos, M.E.; Santini, A.; Shouche, Y.S.; Bezerra, J.D.P.; Dima, B.; Guarnaccia, V.; Imrefi, I.; Jurjević, Ž.; Knapp, D.G.; Kovács, G.M.; Magistà, D.; Perrone, G.; Rämä, T.; Rebriev, Y.A.; Shivas, R.G.; Singh, S.M.; Souza-Motta, C.M.; Thangavel, R.; Adhapure, N.N.; Alexandrova, A.V.; Alfenas, A.C.; Alfenas, R.F.; Alvarado, P.; Alves, A.L.; Andrade, D.A.; Andrade, J.P.; Barbosa, R.N.; Barili, A.; Barnes, C.W.; Baseia, I.G.; Bellanger, J.-M.; Berlanas, C.; Bessette, A.E.; Bessette, A.R.; Biketova, A.Yu.; Bomfim, F.S.; Brandrud, T.E.; Bransgrove, K.; Brito, A.C.Q.; Cano-Lira, J.F.; Cantillo, T.; Cavalcanti, A.D.; Cheewangkoon, R.; Chikowski, R.S.; Conforto, C.; Cordeiro, T.R.L.; Craine, J.D.; Cruz, R.; Damm, U.; de Oliveira, R.J.V.; de Souza, J.T.; de Souza, H.G.; Dearnaley, J.D.W.; Dimitrov, R.A.; Dovana, F.; Erhard, A.; Esteve-Raventós, F.; Félix, C.R.; Ferisin, G.; Fernandes, R.A.; Ferreira, R.J.; Ferro, L.O.; Figueiredo, C.N.; Frank, J.L.; Freire, K.T.L.S.; García, D.; Gené, J.; Gęsiorska, A.; Gibertoni, T.B.; Gondra, R.A.G.; Gouliamova, D.E.; Gramaje, D.; Guard, F.; Gusmão, L.F.P.; Haitook, S.; Hirooka, Y.; Houbraken, J.; Hubka, V.; Inamdar, A.; Iturriaga, T.; Iturrieta-González, I.; Jadan, M.; Jiang, N.; Justo, A.; Kachalkin, A.V.; Kapitonov, V.I.; Karadelev, M.; Karakehian, J.; Kasuya, T.; Kautmanová, I.; Kruse, J.; Kušan, I.; Kuznetsova, T.A.; Landell, M.F.; Larsson, K.-H.; Lee, H.B.; Lima, D.X.; Lira, C.R.S.; Machado, A.R.; Madrid, H.; Magalhães, O.M.C.; Majerova, H.; Malysheva, E.F.; Mapperson, R.R.; Marbach, P.A.S.; Martín, M.P.; Martín-Sanz, A.; Matočec, N.; McTaggart, A.R.; Mello, J.F.; Melo, R.F.R.; Me&353;ič, A.; Michereff, S.J.; Miller, A.N.; Minoshima, A.; Molinero-Ruiz, L.; Morozova, O.V.; Mosoh, D.; Nabe, M.; Naik, R.; Nara, K.; Nascimento, S.S.; Neves, R.P.; Olariaga, I.; Oliveira, R.L.; Oliveira, T.G.L.; Ono, T.; Ordoñez, M.E.; de M. Ottoni, A.; Paiva, L.M.; Pancorbo, F.; Pant, B.; Pawłowska, J.; Peterson, S.W.; Raudabaugh, D.B.; Rodríguez-Andrade, E.; Rubio, E.; Rusevska, K.; Santiago, A.L.C.M.A.; Santos, A.C.S.; Santos, C.; Sazanova, N.A.; Shah, S.; Sharma, J.; Silva, B.D.B.; Siquier, J.L.; Sonawane, M.S.; Stchigel, A.M.; Svetasheva, T.; Tamakeaw, N.; Telleria, M.T.; Tiago, P.V.; Tian, C.M.; Tkalčec, Z.; Tomashevskaya, M.A.; Truong, H.H.; Vecherskii, M.V.; Visagie, C.M.; Vizzini, A.; Yilmaz, N.; Zmitrovich, I.V.; Zvyagina, E.A.; Boekhout, T.; Kehlet, T.; Læssøe, T.; Groenewald, J.Z.

Persoonia 42: 291-473.

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Graphis norfolkensis, a new species in the Australian Graphidaceae (lichenized Ascomycota, Ostropales) from Norfolk Island

Alan W. Archer & John A. Elix

Australasian Lichenology 85: 67-69

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Five new species of Pertusaria (Pertusariales, lichenized Ascomycota) from Australia

Alan W. Archer & John A. Elix

Australasian Lichenology 85: 20-27

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Two new corticolous species of Eugeniella (lichenized Ascomycota, Pilocarpaceae) from Norfolk Island, south-western Pacific Ocean

Patrick M. McCarthy & John A. Elix

Australiasian Lichenology 85: 58-66

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Rhizocarpon bicolor (lichenized Ascomycota, Rhizocarpaceae), a new species from south-eastern Australia

John A. Elix & Patrick M. McCarthy

Australasian Lichenology 85: 51-57

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Trapelia concentrica (lichenized Ascomycota, Trapeliaceae), a new species from south-eastern Australia, with a key to the genus in Australia

John A. Elix & Patrick M. McCarthy

Australsian Lichenology 85: 46-50

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A new lichenicolous species of Sclerococcum (Dactylosporaceae, Ascomycota) from south-eastern Australia

John A. Elix, Patrick M. McCarthy & Josef Hafellner

Australasian Lichenology 85: 43-45

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An annotated catalogue of the lichens of Kangaroo Island, South Australia

Gintaras Kantvilas

Swainsona 32: 1–97

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Arthonia cryptica (Arthoniaceae), a new lichen species from coastal rock in southern New South Wales, Australia

Patrick M. McCarthy & John A. Elix

Australasian Lichenology 85: 8-11

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A new saxicolous species of Fellhanera (lichenized Ascomycota, Pilocarpaceae) from eastern New South Wales, Australia

Patrick M. McCarthy & John A. Elix

Australasian Lichenology 85:3-7

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Annabella australiensis gen. & sp. nov. (Helotiales, Cordieritidaceae) from South Australian mangroves

Sally C. Fryar, Danny Haelewaters & David E. A. Catcheside

Mycol. Progress 18: 973-981

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Fungal diversity notes 1036–1150: taxonomic and phylogenetic contributions on genera and species of fungal taxa.

Hyde, K. D., Tennakoon, D. S., Jeewon, R., Bhat, D. J., Maharachchikumbura, S. S. N., Rossi, W., ... Doilom, M.

Fungal Diversity, 96(1), 1-242

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Further additions to the genus Menegazzia A. Massal. (Parmeliaceae) in Australia, with a revised regional key

Gintaras Kantvilas

The Lichenologist 51(2): 137-146

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Three new species of Gyroporus (Boletales, Basidiomycota) from Australia

Naveed Davoodian, Neale L. Bougher, Nigel A. Fechner, Sarah E. Bergemann and Roy E. Halling

Muelleria 37: 101–107

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Identification and characterization of Botrytis medusae, a novel cryptic species causing grey mould on wine grapes in Australia.

L. A. Harper M. C. Derbyshire F. J. Lopez‐Ruiz

Plant Pathol, 68: 939-953.

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Two new Neofomitella species (Polyporaceae, Basidiomycota) based on morphological and molecular evidence

Xing Ji, Dong-Mei Wu, Chang-Ge Song, Shun Liu, Jing Si & Bao-Kai Cui

Mycological Progress 18(4): 593–602

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Ionosporus: a new genus for Boletus longipes (Boletaceae), with a new species, I. australis, from Australia

Olga Khmelnitsky, Naveed Davoodian, Pooja Singh, Olivier Raspé, Serena M.L. Lee, Nigel Fechner, Gregory Bonito, Teresa Lebel & Roy E. Halling

Mycological Progress 18: 439–451

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New and Interesting Fungi. 2

"P.W. Crous, R.K. Schumacher, A. Akulov, R. Thangavel, M. Hernández-Restrepo, A.J. Carnegie, R. Cheewangkoon, M.J. Wingfield, B.A. Summerell, W. Quaedvlieg, T.A. Coutinho, J. Roux, A.R. Wood, A. Giraldo & J.Z. Groenewald"

Fungal Systematics and Evolution 3: 57–134

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Two new species of Rinodina (Physciaceae, Ascomycota) from southern Australia

John A. Elix, Gintaras Kantvilas & Patrick M. McCarthy

Australasian Lichenology 84: 10-15

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