Amanita drummondii and A. quenda (Basidiomycota), two new species from Western Australia, and an expanded description of A. walpolei

E.M. Davison, D. Giustiniano, Laurton Mcgurk, K. Syme, R.M. Robinson

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© Department of Parks and Wildlife 2015. Davison, E.M., Giustiniano, D., McGurk, L.E., Syme, K. & Robinson, R.M. Amanita drummondii and A. quenda (Basidiomycota), two new species from Western Australia, and an expanded description of A. walpolei. Nuytsia 25: 1–13 (2015). Three species of Amanita Pers. are documented from Western Australia. Amanita drummondii E.M.Davison is described from the south-west region; it appears to be widespread but infrequent. Amanita quenda E.M.Davison is described from the Perth Metropolitan area. Amanita walpolei O.K.Mill. is redescribed to include additional collections, drawing attention to the presence of clamp connections in all tissues. A BLASTn search has shown that there are no exact matches of the nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region of each species with those in GenBank.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-13
JournalNuytsia
Volume25
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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