MycoKey : the species Stereum insigne

Generic short diagnoses: Rather thick and tough, resupinate, but more often reflexed or pileate corticiods with smooth hymenophore, and with ellipsoid to allantoid, smooth, amyloid spores, with encrusted tramal cystidia and with either acutocystidia or acanthocystidia.


Stereum insigne

Stereum insigne , Præchtiger Schichtpilz
Illustration and © Jacob Heilmann-Clausen

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