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POLYPORACEAE Fr. ex Corda (a family of polypores)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Aurantiporus alborubescens (Bourdot & Galzin) H. Jahn (Pink Bracket) Species   3 ident refs
Aurantiporus fissilis (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) H. Jahn (Greasy Bracket) Species   2 ident refs
Coriolopsis gallica (Fr.) Ryvarden (Brownflesh Bracket) Species   4 ident refs
Coriolopsis trogii (Berk.) Domański Species   1 ident refs
Daedaleopsis confragosa (Bolton) J. Schröt. (Blushing Bracket)
Bracket - in situ
Species   1 ident refs
Datronia mollis (Sommerf.) Donk (Common Mazegill)
Bracket - in situ
Species    
Dichomitus campestris (Quél.) Domański & Orlicz (a polypore) Species   1 ident refs
Dichomitus efibulatus A.M. Ainsworth & Ryvarden (a polypore) Species   1 ident refs
Diplomitoporus flavescens (Bres.) Domański (a polypore fungus) Species   1 ident refs
Epithele typhae (Pers.) Pat. (a resupinate fungus)
Fruitbody
Species   1 ident refs
Faerberia carbonaria (Alb. & Schwein.) Pouzar (Firesite Funnel)
Cap - in situ
Species   4 ident refs
Fomes fomentarius (L.) J.J. Kickx (Hoof Fungus, Tinder Bracket)
Bracket - on birch - in situ
Species   1 ident refs
Hapalopilus nidulans (Fr.) P. Karst. (Cinnamon Bracket, "Gingerbread Fungus")
Brackets
Species    
Lentinus Fr. (a genus of toadstools)
Genus 2 subtaxa 4 ident refs
Lenzites betulina (L.) Fr. (Birch Mazegill)
Bracket - frozen - in situ
Species    
Neolentinus adhaerens (Alb. & Schwein.) Redhead & Ginns (Sticky Sawgill) Species   1 ident refs
Panus conchatus (Bull.) Fr. (Lilac Oysterling)
Fruitbodies - side view - lain down
Species   1 ident refs
Perenniporia ochroleuca (Berk.) Ryvarden (a bracket fungus) Species   2 ident refs
Polyporus P. Micheli ex Adans. (a genus of stipitate bracket fungi)
Polyporus brumalis (Winter Polypore), eg: Polyporus brumalis (Winter Polypore) - Fruitbodies - pore suface - in situ Polyporus ciliatus (Fringed Polypore), eg: Polyporus ciliatus (Fringed Polypore) - Fruitbody - top view - in situ Polyporus durus (Bay Polypore), eg: Polyporus durus (Bay Polypore) - Fruitbodies - in situ Polyporus leptocephalus (Blackfoot Polypore), eg: Polyporus leptocephalus (Blackfoot Polypore) - Fruitbodies - top view - in situ Polyporus squamosus (Dryad’S Saddle), eg: Polyporus squamosus (Dryad’S Saddle) - Cap scales Polyporus tuberaster (Tuberous Polypore), eg: Polyporus tuberaster (Tuberous Polypore) - Cap Polyporus umbellatus (Umbrella Polypore), eg: Polyporus umbellatus (Umbrella Polypore) - Fruitbody - underside
Genus 7 subtaxa 4 ident refs
Skeletocutis carneogrisea A. David (a polypore) Species   1 ident refs
Skeletocutis nivea (Jungh.) Jean Keller (Hazel Bracket)
Fruitbody - close-up
Species    
Spongipellis delectans (Peck) Murrill (Spongy Mazegill)
Bracket - top view
Species   2 ident refs
Spongipellis pachyodon (Pers.) Kotl. & Pouzar (Toothed Mazegill) Species   2 ident refs
Trametes Fr. (a genus of bracket fungi)
Trametes gibbosa (Lumpy Bracket), eg: Trametes gibbosa (Lumpy Bracket) - Fruitbody - top view - in situ Trametes ochracea (a bracket fungus), eg: Trametes ochracea (a bracket fungus) - Fruitbody - top view - in situ Trametes versicolor (Turkeytail), eg: Trametes versicolor (Turkeytail) - Fruitbodies - top view - in situ
Genus 4 subtaxa 1 ident refs
Trichaptum abietinum (Pers.) Ryvarden (Purplepore Bracket)
Fruitbodies - dry
Species    
Tyromyces P. Karst. (a genus of bracket fungi)
Tyromyces chioneus (a bracket fungus), eg: Tyromyces chioneus (a bracket fungus) - Fruitbody - top view - in situ
Genus 1 subtaxon 1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Breitenbach J., & Kränzlin F., 1991 Boletes & Agarics I
Ryvarden, L., Melo, I., Niemelä, T., 2014 Poroid Fungi of Europe

species formerly in Tyromyces

Pegler, D.N. & Saunders, E.M., 1994 British poroid species formerly placed in the genus Tyromyces (Coriolaceae)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 15 general literature references to POLYPORACEAE (a family of polypores)

POLYPORACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
POLYPORALES
(polypores)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 699 feeding and other relationships of POLYPORACEAE (a family of polypores)

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