Rutstroemia is a genus of fungi in the family Rutstroemiaceae.[1] It was circumscribed by Petter Karsten in 1871.[2]

Rutstroemia
Rutstroemia-eucalyptus.JPG
A Rutstroemia species on a Eucalyptus seed pod
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Rutstroemia

P.Karst. (1871)
Type species
Rutstroemia firma
(Pers.) P.Karst. (1871)

The genus name of Rutstroemia is in honour of Carl Birger Rutström (1758–1826), who was a Swedish teacher, botanist and mycologist. Between 1794 and 1798, he worked at the Royal Academy of Turku in Åbo.[3]

SpeciesEdit

As accepted by Species Fungorum;[4]

Former species;[4]

Note ; If no family shown at end of item, assume Rutstroemiaceae

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58.
  2. ^ Karsten P. (1871). "Mycologia fennica. Pars prima. Discomycetes". Bidrag till Kännedom of Finlands Natur Folk. 19: 1–264 (see pp. 12, 105 ).
  3. ^ Burkhardt, Lotte (2022). Eine Enzyklopädie zu eponymischen Pflanzennamen [Encyclopedia of eponymic plant names] (pdf) (in German). Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, Freie Universität Berlin. doi:10.3372/epolist2022. ISBN 978-3-946292-41-8. Retrieved January 27, 2022.
  4. ^ a b "Rutstroemia - Search Page". www.speciesfungorum.org. Species Fungorum. Retrieved 7 October 2022.