Growing over a Hymenochaete sp. and a Tomentella sp. on the underside of a Juniperus virginiana stick in a mixed pine-hardwood forest. Monomitic with simple-septate generative hyphae. Basidia 4-sterigmate. Spores smooth and thick-walled. Spore measurements: (3.3) 3.4 – 4.3 (5) × (3) 3.3 – 4.1 (4.5) µm, Q = 1 – 1.15 (1.2); N = 30, Me = 3.9 × 3.6 µm; Qe = 1.1

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Bernicchia, A., & Gorjón, S. P. (2010). Corticiaceae sl Cadusso.
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Kotiranta, H., Larsson, K. H., Saarenoksa, R., & Kulju, M. (2011, January). Tretomyces gen. novum, Byssocorticium caeruleum sp. nova, and new combinations in Dendrothele and Pseudomerulius (Basidiomycota). In Annales Botanici Fennici (pp. 37-48). Finnish Zoological and Botanical Publishing Board.

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