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Journal of Mycology
Volume 2014, Article ID 697602, 7 pages
Research Article

Calvatia nodulata, a New Gasteroid Fungus from Brazilian Semiarid Region

1Programa de Pós-Graduação em Sistemática e Evolução, Centro de Biociências, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Campus Universitário, 59072−970 Natal, RN, Brazil
2Departamento Botânica e Zoologia, Centro de Biociências, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Campus Universitário, CEP 59072–970 Natal, RN, Brazil

Received 6 May 2014; Accepted 30 June 2014; Published 21 July 2014

Academic Editor: Terezinha Inez Estivalet Svidzinski

Copyright © 2014 Dônis da Silva Alfredo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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