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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Pezizomycetes
Order: Pezizales
Family: Pyronemataceae
Genus: Lathraeodiscus
Dissing & Sivertsen (1989)
Type species
Lathraeodiscus arcticus
Dissing & Sivertsen (1989)

Lathraeodiscus is a genus of fungi in the family Pyronemataceae. It is monotypic, containing the single species Lathraeodiscus arcticus. This species has been found in the lowland high-arctic areas in Greenland and Svalbard, Norway.[1]


  1. ^ Dissing H, Sivertsen S. (1988). "Lathraeodiscus arcticus gen. nov., sp. nov. (order Pezizales), a new Discomycete from north Greenland and Svalbard". Mycologia. 80 (6): 832–836. JSTOR 3807562. doi:10.2307/3807562. 

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