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Genus Meruliopsis Bondartsev

in Parmasto, Izv. Akad. Nauk Estonsk. S.S.R., Ser. Biol. 8:274 (1959)

Type: Xylomyzon taxicola Pers., Mycologia Europaea 2:32 (1825)

The following species are apparently in this genus.

  1. Meruliopsis albostramineus
  2. Meruliopsis bella
  3. Meruliopsis cystidiata
  4. Meruliopsis hirtella
  5. Meruliopsis miniata
  6. Meruliopsis taxicola
Taxonomy:
The phylogeny of this and related genera is unsettled. Meruliopsis is somewhat related but not directly related to Gloeoporus.
Related links:
Jung, P. E., H. Lee, S.-H. Wu, T. Hattori, M. Tomšovský, M. Rajchenberg, M. Zhou, Y. W. Lim. 2018. Revision of the taxonomic status of the genus Gloeoporus (Polyporales, Basidiomycota) reveals two new species. Mycological Progress (2018) 9 pp.
Taxon links:
18050 MycoBank ; Index Fungorum