Stereopsidales Sjökvist, E. Larss., B.E. Pfeil & K.H. Larss., in Sjökvist et al., PLoS One 9 (4): 1 (2013)

Diagnostic characters: Homobasidiomycetes with effused, stipitate, spathulate or funnel shaped sporocarps. Hymenium smooth. Basidia clavate, exemplar species with two sterigmata. Cystidia present. Spores hyaline, smooth, upon drying becoming angular. In soil or on living or dead wood.

Index Fungorum number: IF805763

Type genus: Stereopsis D.A. Reid, Beih. Nova Hedwigia 18: 290 (1965)


Sjökvist, E; Pfeil, BE; Larsson, E; Larsson, KH. 2013. Stereopsidales - a new order of mushroom-forming fungi. PLOS One. 9(4):1-9

Reid, D.A. 1965. A monograph of the stipitate stereoid fungi. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia. 18:1-382




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