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The genus Coprotus is represented by 28 species worldwide and does not
have any record in Turkey considering the checklist publications on fungal diversity of
Turkey. The genus Coprotus Korf & Kimbr, was given as new record for the mycobiota
of Turkey based on the collection and the identification of Coprotus ochraceus (P.
Crouan & H. Crouan) J. Moravec from Şirvan district of Siirt province in Turkey. A brief
description of the taxon is given together its photographs related to its macro and micro
morphologies.As a result of this study, added a new coprophilous genus to mycobiota
of Turkey and provided contribute to the biological richness of the country.