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A novel species of Marasmius sect. Globulares (Marasmiaceae) from Indian Himalaya
- Das, Kanad, Chakraborty, Dyutiparna, Antonín, Vladimír
- Kew bulletin 2019 v.74 no.2 pp. 19
- Marasmius, new species, odors, phylogeny, plant taxonomy, Himalayan region, India
- A new species, Marasmius desjardinii belonging to Marasmius sect. Globulares is described from India. Its most distinct characters include: a distinctive odour of red chilli powder and the presence of pleurocystidia and pseudocystidia. Its detailed description, including drawings of microscopic features and a phylogenetic tree, is given. The differences from similar taxa are discussed.