Jaapiales » Jaapiaceae


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

Diagnosis: Basidiomycetes with effused basidiomata. Hymenophore smooth, very thin, and porous. Hyphal system monomitic and all hyphae nodose-septate. Cystidia always present, long and strongly projecting. Basidia clavate, producing four spores. Basidiospores smooth, fusiform, at maturity thick-walled and strongly cyanophilous. Living on decaying wood

Index Fungorum number: IF17867

Type species: Jaapia argillacea 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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