Revised descriptions are given of Pterula Bresadoleana, P. capillaris, P. den-sissima, P. juruensis, P. multifida, P. plumosa, P. secundiramea, P. subulata, and P. taxiformis. Twelve new species are described from tropical America.
A key is given to the American species of Pterula (28 spp., and 6 dubious spp.).
Reference to the types of P. multifida and P. tubulata shows that the two species have ... [Show full abstract] been much confused and transposed.
The remarkable Lacknocladium momliforme is transferred to Pterula. Some additional records of Pterulicium are given.