a1 Departament Biologia Vegetal-Botànica, Universitat de Barcelona, Avda. Diagonal 645, E-08028 Barcelona, Spain. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The foliicolous genus Phylloblastia is recorded for the first time in the Iberian Peninsula where it is represented by three species: P. fortuita sp. nov. from several localities in the north-east of Spain, P. dispersa, a new record for Europe and reported for the first time outside the tropics, and P. inexpectata. A key to the European species is provided.
(Accepted March 30 2009)