MycoKey : the genus Peniophora

Generic short diagnoses: Coloured, tough resupinates, typically fruiting above ground (xerotolerant), with ellipsoid, cylindrical or allantoid, non-amyloid spores and with thick-walled, encrusted cystidia and/or with sulphocystidia; several species with dendrohyphidia.

Species examples:
Peniophora cinerea
Peniophora hydnoidea
Peniophora incarnata
Peniophora limitata
Peniophora lycii
Peniophora pini
Peniophora polygonia
Peniophora proxima
Peniophora quercina

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