Monographs Details: Dictyonema sericeum (Sw.) Berk.
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:Hygrophoraceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Cerro Sipapo, Paraque,vie. Base Camp, elev. 125 m, in mixed forest, 28 Dec1948, B M & LP 28004 [RCH]; Rio Orinoco, rightbank, 2 k m below mouth of Rio Atabapo, in SabanitaMorocoto, elev. 125-150 m, on tree trunks near ground,30 May 1959, JJW & LSA 42706 [RCH]; Sierra Parima,a lo largo de la frontera Venezolana-Brasileira,a unos 45 km al noroeste de las cabeceras del RioOrinoco, 02''27'24"N, 63*'56'W, elev. 1300 m, epiphyte on small tree, 18-23 May 1972, JAS 106121, 106123[RCH]. Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, Central Section,scrub forest near Summit Camp, elev. 1925 m, on treetrunk, 30, 31 Jan 1955, JAS & JJW 271 [RCH]; CerroPit6n, Cordillera Epicara, Rio Chicanan, between SaltoPit6n and Quebrada Franela, elev. 400 m, epiphyticaround trunks of small trees, 9-11 Sep 1962, B M, JAS& C K M 53687 [RCH].

Distribution:Venezuela South America|