Jaapiaceae Manfr. Binder, K.H. Larss. & Hibbett, in Binder et al., Mycologia 102(4):865-880 (2010)

Diagnostic characters: Basidiomata resupinata. Hymenophora laevia, tenuia, porosa. Systema hypharum monomiticum; hyphae fibulatae. Cystidia semper praesentia. Basidia clavata, tetraspora. Basidiosporae laeves, fusiformes, maturitate crassitunicatae, cyanophilae. Fungi lignicolae.

Index Fungorum number: IF515501

Type genus: Jaapia Bres., Annales Mycologici 9: 425-428 (1911)



Binder, M.; Larsson, K.H.; Matheny P.B.; Hibbett, D.S. 2010. Amylocorticiales ord. nov. and Jaapiales ord. nov.: early-diverging clades of Agaricomycetidae dominated by corticioid forms. Mycologia. 102(4):865-880

Bresadola, G. 1911. Adnotanda mycologica. Annales Mycologici. 9:425-428


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