Name: Ganoderma P. Karst.
Most Confident Observations:
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First person to use this name on MO: Alan Rockefeller
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Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Ganoderma

Author: P. Karst.

Citation: Revue mycol., Toulouse 3 (no. 9): 17 (1881)

Deprecated Synonyms: Ganoderma lucidum group, Reishi Tsugae, Ling Chih

Misspellings: Lingzhi, Ganorderma, Danoderma, Gandoderma, Gnaoderma, Ganoderma Lucidum Group (Ling Chih)

Brief Description:

Wood-decaying polypore with crusty or shiny pileus surface and a two-layered basidiospore wall with a truncated apex.1

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