Monographs Details: Microcyclus tinctoria (Tul.) Arx
Authority: Rogerson, Clark T., et al. 1990. Fungi collected by Bassett Maguire and collabora tors in the Guayana Highland, 1944-1983. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 64: 130-164.
Family:Planistromellaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, CentralSection, along Rio Tirica below Upper Falls aboveSummit Camp, elev. 1940 m, black spots on leaves ofBaccharis sp., 7 Feb 1955, JAS & JJW 584 [CTR];Sororopan, N facing slope, elev. 1800 m, black onleaves of a shrub, 18 Dec 1952, B M & JJW 33962[CTR; the host of this collection is probably Baccharis].Miiller and Arx (1962: fig. 138). Dennis +

Distribution:Venezuela South America|