Name: Pseudomerulius curtisii (Berk.) Redhead & Ginns
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Pseudomerulius curtisii

Author: (Berk.) Redhead & Ginns

Citation: Trans. Mycol. Soc. Japan 26(3): 372 (1985)

Deprecated Synonyms: Paxillus curtisii Berk., Paxillus corrugatus, Meiorganum curtisii (Berk.) Singer, Garcia & Gomez, Tapinella corrugata (G.F. Atk.) E.-J. Gilbert


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Boletales

Family: Tapinellaceae

Genus: Pseudomerulius

Brief Description:

Pileus: convex to plane, laterally attached, fan to semi orb shaped, 2-5 cm wide, pale brownish yellow or olivaceous yellow. reddish brown stains often present near the margin and atthe base. Odor mild, becoming unpleasant when dried, taste mild to slightly bitter.

Hymenium: gilled to almost poroid as the gills are very wrinkled. Furcate, intervenose, blunt, and close. Orange yellow, staining darker orange.

Stipe: very short or absent

Spore print: yellowish olive

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