Metatrichia is a genus of slime moulds within the family Trichiaceae.[1] Circumscribed in 1964 by Bruce Ing,[2] the genus currently contains six species.[3]

"Metatrichia vesparium"
Metatrichia vesparium
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Phylum: Amoebozoa
Class: Myxogastria
Order: Trichiales
Family: Trichiidae
Genus: Metatrichia
Type species
Metatrichia horrida

Species edit

References edit

  1. ^ "Metatrichia". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 12 December 2022.
  2. ^ Ing, Bruce (1964). "Myxomycetes from Nigeria". Transactions of the British Mycological Society. 47 (1): 49–55. doi:10.1016/S0007-1536(64)80079-6.
  3. ^ Source dataset. Species Fungorum Plus: Species Fungorum for CoL+. "Metatrichia". Catalog of Life Version 2022-11-14. Retrieved 13 December 2022.