Russulales » Terrestriporiaceae


Terrestriporia Y.C. Dai, B.K. Cui, F. Wu, Y. Yuan & Jia J. Chen, in Wu, et al., Mycosphere 11(1): 2761 (2020)

Etymology: Terrestriporia (Lat.): referring to the species in the genus growing on ground.

Diagnosis: Basidioma annual, resupinate, hymenophore poroid and white, hyphal structure monomitic, generative hyphae mostly simple septate, but occasionally with clamp connections, gloeoplerous hyphae and gloeocystidioles present, basidiospores hyaline, thin-walled, smooth, amyloid, acyanophilous.

Index Fungorum Number: IF834540

Type species: Terrestriporia alba Y.C. Dai, B.K. Cui, F. Wu & Jia J. Chen, in Wu, et al., Mycosphere 11(1): 2761 (2020)



Wu, F; Yuan, Y; Chen, JJ; Cui, BK; Zhou, M; Dai, YC. 2020. Terrestriporiaceae fam. nov., a new family of Russulales (Basidiomycota). Mycosphere. 11(1):2755-2766


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