Papilionovela Aptroot, Mycol. Res. 101(3): 266 (1997)

MycoBank number: MB 27748; Index Fungorum number: IF 27748; Facesoffungi number: FoF 06450; 1 morphological species.

Type speciesPapilionovela albothallina Aptroot

NotesPapilionovela albothallina is a saprobe found on branches of an unidentified large tree in lowland rain forest in Papua New Guinea (Aptroot 1997). Papilionovela has solitary, dark brown discoid ascomata, cylindrical asci without apical rings, and hyaline, 1(–3)-septate, ellipsoid ascospores, ornamented with gelatinous wings (Aptroot 1997).


  • Papilionovela albothallina