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Hispidaedalea Y.C. Dai & S.H. He 2014, in He et al., Mycological Progress, 13, 833-839 (2014).

Diagnosis: Basidiocarps perennial, pileate, single or imbricate, semicircular to ungulate, strongly adnate, coriaceous when fresh, becoming corky to woody and light when dry; upper surface dark brown, strigose; margin sharp, with small warts. Hymenophore daedaleoid to lamellate, rusty to deep brown, paler than upper surface; trama and context yellowish brown to umber brown. Hyphal system trimitic, generative hyphae hyaline and with clamp connections; skeletal hyphae dominant, yellowish-brown, thick-walled to subsolid; binding hyphae rare and scattered in the context. Cystidia present, clavate; basidia clavate, with four sterigmata and a basal clamp connection, basidiospores cylindrical, hyaline, thin-walled, smooth, IKI, CB–. On fallen angiosperm trunks, causing a brown rot, present in subtropics and tropics.

            Index Fungorum Number: IF803879

            Type Species: Hispidaedalea imponens  (Ces.) Y.C. Dai & S.H. He 2014, in He et al., Mycological Progress, 13, 833-839 (2014).


Hispidaedalea imponens (Ces.) Y.C. Dai & S.H. He 2014



He, S. H., Vlasák, J., & Dai, Y. C. (2014). Hispidaedalea gen. nov. and Griseoporia taiwanense sp. nov.(Gloeophyllales, Basidiomycota) based on morphological and molecular characters. Mycological Progress, 13, 833-839.


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