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Genus Gloeoporus Mont.

Annales des Sciences Naturelles Botanique 17: 126 (1842)

Type: Gloeoporus conchoides Mont., Annales des Sciences Naturelles Botanique 17: 126 (1842); a later synonym of Boletus thelephoroides Hook., Synopsis Plantarum 1: 10 (1822)

Effused or effused-reflexed poroid crust with a gelationous pore layer that stretches when fresh.

  1. Gloeoporus dichrous, on hardwoods, usually effused-reflexed (with clamps).
  2. Gloeoporus taxicola, on conifers, mostly resupinate (without clamps).
Taxonomy:
The members of this genus require further DNA phylogeny work to determine who stay and who goes.
Taxon links:
17670 MycoBank ; Index Fungorum ; Species Fungorum