Family Irpicaceae Spirin & Zmitr.

Mycena 3: 48 (2003)

Type: Irpex Fr., Systema Orbis Vegetabilis 1: 81 (1825)

This family is in the phlebioid clade and contains a mixture of polypores and crust forms.

  1. Byssomerulius, B. corium, B. incarnatus
  2. Ceriporia, C. purpurea, C. spissa
  3. Ceriporiopsis aneirina (in Moffatt 1909 as Poria serena)
  4. Efibula
  5. Gloeoporus, G. dichrous, G. taxicola
  6. Irpex, I. lacteus
  7. Leptoporus
  8. Meruliopsis
  9. Trametopsis, T. cervina
This clade contains some taxa currently named as Phanerochaete and Phlebia, which will have to be moved to new genera.
Related links:
Justo, A., O. Miettinen, D. Floudas, B. Ortiz-Santana, E. Sjökvist, D. Lindner, K. Nakasone, T. Niemelä, K.-H. Larsson, L. Ryvarden, D.S. Hibbett, A revised family-level classification of the Polyporales (Basidiomycota), Fungal Biology (2017), doi: 10.1016/j.funbio.2017.05.010.
Taxon links:
82147 MycoBank ; Index Fungorum ; Species Fungorum