MycoKey : the genus Phaeolus

Generic short diagnoses: Big, tomentose, annual, mostly stipitate, brown-rotting polypore, fruiting from conifer roots, trunks or stumps, rarely from hardwood, with sulphur yellow margin on fresh specimens; with ellipsoid spores and projecting cystidia.


Species examples:
Phaeolus schweinitzii


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