Abstract: Descriptions are given of the following new cupulate species of Helvella St.-Am. (Pezizales): H. hyperborea Harmaja (type from Finland), H. oblongispora Harmaja (type from the Federal Republic of Germany), and H. pedunculata Harmaja (type from Finland). Geopyxis verruculosa Sacc. (Peziza verruculosa Berk. & Curt. non al.) is transferred to Helvella as H. verruculosa (Sacc.) Harmaja, n. comb. Paxina recurvum Snyder is transferred to Gyromitra Fr. as G. recurva (Snyder) Harmaja, n. comb.