MycoKey : the species Peniophora proxima

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.

Peniophora proxima

Peniophora proxima
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
England, JHP-99.157

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