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Genus Dentocorticium (Parmasto) M.J. Larsen & Gilb.

Norwegian Journal of Botany 21: 225 (1974)

Type: Laeticorticium ussuricum Parmasto, Eesti NSV Teaduste Akadeemia Toimetised 14 (2): 229 (1965)

Dendrodontia (type D. bicolor) and Fuscocerrena (type F. portoricensis) have been combined into Dentocorticium. Liu et al. (2018) accept six species, three of them in North America. See their paper for the disposition of other species.

  1. Dentocorticium bicolor, North and South America, southern Africa, Australia, East Asia.
  2. Dentocorticium hyphopaxillosum, China.
  3. Dentocorticium portoricense, North and South America.
  4. Dentocorticium sulphurellum, North America.
  5. Dentocorticium taiwanianum, Taiwan, China.
  6. Dentocorticium ussuricum, East Asia.
Taxonomy:
Dentocorticium is related to Lopharia.
Related links:
Liu, S.-L., K. K. Nakasone, S.-H. Wu, S.-H. He, Y.-C. Dai. 2018. Taxonomy and phylogeny of Lopharia s.s., Dendrodontia, Dentocorticium and Fuscocerrena (Basidiomycota, Polyporales). Mycokeys. 32: 25-48.
Wikipedia page for Dentocorticium.
Taxon links:
17489 MycoBank (has descriptions) ; Index Fungorum