Taxonomic study of Favolus and Neofavolus gen. nov. segregated from Polyporus (Basidiomycota, Polyporales)

@article{Sotome2012TaxonomicSO,
  title={Taxonomic study of Favolus and Neofavolus gen. nov. segregated from Polyporus (Basidiomycota, Polyporales)},
  author={Kozue Sotome and Yasunori Akagi and Su See Lee and Noemia Kazue Ishikawa and Tsutomu Hattori},
  journal={Fungal Diversity},
  year={2012},
  volume={58},
  pages={245-266}
}
We present a taxonomic study of ‘group Favolus’ and related species in Polyporus. Phylogenetic analyses of nurLSU and ITS regions revealed that the infrageneric ‘group Favolus’ is divided into two main clades. Fungi within the group share laterally stipitate basidiocarps, with non-crustose stipe surfaces, and are distinguishable by the morphology of the pileus surface. One clade is characterized by species with hyaline to brown cutis, composed of hyaline to brown agglutinated generative hyphae… 

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