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Dextrinocystidium Sheng H. Wu 1996, in Wu, Mycologia, 886-890 (1995).

Etymology: From dextrino + cystidium, referring to the dextrinoid reaction of the lamprocystidium.

Diagnosis: Basidiomata resupinate, effuse. Hymenial surface smooth. Dimitic. Generative hyphae simple-septate. Skeletal hyphae occasionally branched, nonamyloid, nondextrinoid. Lamprocystidia present, dextrinoid. Gloeocystidia present. Basidia utriform, four-sterig- mate. Basidiospores broadly ellipsoid, verrucose, amyloid.

Index Fungorum Number: IF27581

Type Species: Dextrinocystidium sacratum (G. Cunn.) Sheng H. Wu 1996, in Wu, Mycologia, 886-890 (1995).


Dextrinocystidium sacratum (G. Cunn.) Sheng H. Wu 1996,

Dextrinocystidium singulare Boidin, Lanq. & Gilles 1997


Wu, S. H. (1995). Two new genera of corticioid basidiomycetes with gloeocystidia and amyloid basidiospores. Mycologia, 886-890.


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