Family Incrustoporiaceae Jülich

[skeletocutis-tyromyces clade]

This family is outside of the antrodia clade. Tyromyces chioneus is common around the Chicago Region.

  1. Incrustoporia
  2. Piloporia
  3. Skeletocutis, S. nivea
  4. Tyromyces, T. chioneus

Species reported for Chicago in Moffatt (1909) that are not confirmed:

  • Polyporus galactinus = Tyromyces galactinus
  • Poria armeniaca = Skeletocutis amorpha

Taxon Details and Links

  • Incrustoporiaceae Jülich, Bibliotheca Mycologica 85: 373 (1981). Type: Fomitopsis P. Karst. 1881.
Further work is required to establish the limits of these genera.
Justo, A., O. Miettinen, D. Floudas, B. Ortiz-Santana, E. Sjökvist, D. Lindner, K. K. Nakasone, T. Niemelä, K.-H. Larsson, L. Ryvarden, D.S. Hibbett. 2017. A revised family-level classification of the Polyporales (Basidiomycota), Fungal Biology 121(9): 798-824. DOI: 10.1016/j.funbio.2017.05.010 [PDF available at Justo Publications]
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Cite this page as: Leacock, P.R. (2017 Dec 04). Incrustoporiaceae - MycoGuide. Retrieved from

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