Observation 45160: Hourangia pumila (M.A. Neves & Haling) Xue T. Zhu, Halling, & Zhu L. Yang
When: 2001-01-14
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Pilei up to 9 mm broad. Growing in a Dipterocarpaceae plantation, this is one of the smallest I’ve ever seen. To be described by M.A. Neves.

Herbarium specimen in NY (REH8062)

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:26 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Indonesia, Java, Harbentes Park.’ to ‘Harbentes Park, Java, Indonesia’

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Recognized by sight: This diminutive species is very distinct due to the clearly alveolate hymenophore and the small size of the basidiomes (seen fruiting abundantly on the soil substrate).
Used references: Neves et al. 2012. The phylogeny of selected Phylloporus species, inferred from NUC-LSU and ITS sequences, and descriptions of new species from the Old World. Fungal Diversity 55: 109-123.
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Used references: Zhou et al 2015. Hourangia, a new genus of Boletaceae to accomodate Xerocomus cheoi and its allied species. Mycological Progress DOI 10.1007/s11557-015-1060-0

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2015-05-21 06:37:57 AEST (+1000)
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-05-06 01:11:51 AEST (+1000)

now THIS is a Phylloporus to write home about!!!

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