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Gillotia orbicularis

Gillotia orbicularis (Syd. & P. Syd.) Sacc. & Trotter, Syll. fung. (Abellini) 22(1): 253 (1913).

Diplotheca orbicularis Syd. & P. Syd., Annls mycol. 5(4): 357 (1907).  

Index Fungorum number: IF 223493; Facesoffungi number: FoF 11260

Description: see Videira et al. (2017).

Material examined: see Videira et al. (2017).


Importance and distribution

Gillotia comprises four species known on rotten branches of Cereus (Cactaceae) and Cactus (Cactaceae) in South America (Brazil and Paraguay). Re-collection of Gillotia from the type host and location is needed to gain knowledge regarding the diversity and taxonomy of Gillotia.


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