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Phellodon P. Karst. (a genus of stipitate tooth fungi)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Genus)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3 general literature references to Phellodon (a genus of stipitate tooth fungi)

Phellodon may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore droppers)
(a class of fungi)
(a subclass of basidiomycetes)
(an order of basidiomycete fungi)
(a family of stipitate tooth fungi)
Macromycetes Ectomycorrhizal fungi (via Thelephorales) Fungi s.l. (via Fungi)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 17 feeding and other relationships of Phellodon (a genus of stipitate tooth fungi)

Further Information

Diagnostic features Phellodon is not always easy to distinguish from Hydnellum, the other major genus of stipitate hydnoids.

Hydnellum Phellodon
Smell none or mealy weakly fenugreek (drying stronger)
Spore print brownish whitish
Spores with tubercles, warts or spines spinose
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