Monographs Details: Nitschkia acanthostroma (Mont.) Nannf.
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:Nitschkiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, Torono-tepui, rainforest slopes above Base Camp, elev.515-750 m, resupinate black blotches on log, 24 Jan1955, JAS & JJW 235 [CTR].

Discussion:

This has been called Tympanopsis acanthostroma (Montagne) Miiller & Arx. Nannfeldt (1975) revised the group. Arx and Muller [1954: fig. 116, as Scortechinia culcitella (Berk. & Rav.) Speg.]. Dennis +, as Scortechinia culcitella.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|