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A disjunct bird’s nest fungus Cyathus gayanus newly recorded from Asia

Abstract

Cyathus gayanus Tul. & C. Tul. – a rare disjunct bird’s nest fungus is recorded for the first time in Asia from India (Khasi hills, Meghalaya), previously reported only from South America. A brief taxonomic description and a colour photo-plate are provided for its easier identification.

Keywords Bird’s nest fungus, new record, Asia, Khasi hills.