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

[includes Fuscocerrena]

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.

Taxon Details and Links

  • 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).
Dentocorticium is related to Lopharia.
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. DOI: 10.3897/mycokeys.32.23641
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Cite this page as: Leacock, P.R. (2018 May 06). Dentocorticium - MycoGuide. Retrieved from

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