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Grammothele Berk. & M.A. Curtis 1868, in Cui, et al., Fungal Diversity 97, 137392 (2019)

Diagnosis: Basidiocarps annual to perennial, resupinate, adnate. Pore surface grayish blue to pale grayish brown; pores very shallow, irregular. Subiculum very thin. Hyphal system dimitic; generative hyphae bearing clamp connections; skeletal hyphae dextrinoid or not, CB-. Dendrohyphidia usually present in the hymenium; hyphal pegs present. Basidiospores cylindrical to ellipsoid, hyaline, thin-walled, smooth, IKI, CB–.

Index Fungorum Number: IF17692

Type species: Grammothele lineata Berk. & M.A. Curtis. 1868, in Cui, et al., Fungal Diversity 97, 137392 (2019)


Grammothele africana Ipulet & Ryvarden 2005

Grammothele aurantiaca A.M.S. Soares 2019

Grammothele bambusicola Ryvarden 1984

Grammothele boliviana KarasiƄski 2015

Grammothele brasiliensis Ryvarden 2015

Grammothele ceracea Rick 1938

Grammothele cineracea Bres. 1915

Grammothele crocicreas (Ces.) Lloyd 1923

Grammothele crocistroma Lloyd 1924

Grammothele delicata Bres. 1915

Grammothele delicatula (Henn.) Ryvarden 1980

Grammothele denticulata Y.C. Dai & L.W. Zhou 2012

Grammothele effusoreflexa S. Banerjee 1936

Grammothele fuligo (Berk. & Broome) Ryvarden 1979

Grammothele glauca (Cooke) P. Roberts 2009

Grammothele grisea Berk. & M.A. Curtis 1868

Grammothele hainanensis F. Wu & L.W. Zhou 2016

Grammothele hondurensis (Murrill) Ryvarden 1985

Grammothele hydnopora (Berk.) Bres. 1920

Grammothele hydnopora var. bahianensis Bres. 1920,

Grammothele hydnopora var. hydnopora (Berk.) Bres. 1920

Grammothele javensis (Mont. & Berk.) Lloyd 1923

Grammothele lacticolor Ryvarden 2015

Grammothele lineata Berk. & M.A. Curtis 1868

Grammothele macrospora Ryvarden 1980

Grammothele mappa Berk. & M.A. Curtis 1868

Grammothele micropora A.M.S. Soares & W.K.S. Xavier 2019

Grammothele obscura Ryvarden 2019

Grammothele ochracea Ryvarden 1982

Grammothele polygramma Berk. & M.A. Curtis 1868

Grammothele pseudomappa P.H.B. Talbot 1951

Grammothele pulchella (Bres.) Ryvarden 1988

Grammothele quercina (Y.C. Dai) B.K. Cui & Hai J. Li 2013

Grammothele separabillima H.S. Yuan 2015

Grammothele setulosa (Henn.) Ryvarden 1980

Grammothele simplex Pat. 1923

Grammothele subargentea (Speg.) Rajchenb. 1983

Grammothele venezuelica Ryvarden 2015



Cui, Bao-Kai & Li, Hai-Jiao & Ji, Xing & Zhou, Jun-Liang & Song, Jie & Si, Jing & Yang, Zhu-Liang & Dai, Yu-Cheng. (2019). Species diversity, taxonomy and phylogeny of Polyporaceae (Basidiomycota) in China. Fungal Diversity 97, 137392


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