Fomitopsis

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Fomitopsis
Fomitopsis pinicola 1.JPG
Fomitopsis pinicola
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Polyporales
Family: Fomitopsidaceae
Genus: Fomitopsis
P.Karst. (1881)
Type species
Fomitopsis pinicola
(Sw.) P.Karst. (1881)
Synonyms[1]
  • Agaricon Tourn. ex Adans. (1763)
  • Agaricum P.Micheli ex Haller (1768)
  • Agarico-pulpa Paulet (1793)
  • Agaricum Paulet (1812)
  • Laricifomes Kotl. & Pouzar (1957)
  • Pilatoporus Kotl. & Pouzar (1990)
  • Rhodofomes Kotl. & Pouzar (1990)

Fomitopsis is a genus of bracket fungi in the family Fomitopsidaceae.

The name means "having the appearance of Fomes".

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Synonymy: Fomitopsis P. Karst., Meddn Soc. Fauna Flora fenn. 6: 9 (1881)". Species Fungorum. CAB International. Retrieved 2013-01-02. 

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