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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Amanitaceae
Genus: Catatrama
Franco-Mol. (1991)
Type species
Catatrama costaricensis
Franco-Mol. (1991)

Catatrama is a fungal genus in the family Amanitaceae, order Agaricales. A monotypic genus, it contains the single species Catatrama costaricensis, found in Quercus pilarius forest in Costa Rica.[1] In 2007, it was reported from Brazil.[2]

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  1. ^ Franco-Molano AE. (1991). "Catatrama (Tricholomataceae), a new genus from Costa Rica". Mycologia. 83 (4): 501–505. JSTOR 3760361. doi:10.2307/3760361. 
  2. ^ Wartchow F, Putzke J, Cavalcanti MAQ (2007). "Catatrama costaricensis (Agaricales): a strange lepotioid fungus is found in South America". Mycotaxon. 101: 35–39. 

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