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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Brunneocorticium
Sheng H. Wu (2007)
Type species
Brunneocorticium pyriforme
Sheng H. Wu (2007)

B. pyriforme
B. bisporum

Brunneocorticium is a genus of two fungi in the order Agaricales. It is incertae sedis with respect to familial placement within the order.[1] The genus, described in 2007, contains two corticioid species.[2][3]


  1. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI. p. 104. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8. 
  2. ^ Wu SH, Wang DM, Tschen E (2007). "Brunneocorticium pyriforme, a new corticioid fungal genus and species belonging to the euagarics clade". Mycologia. 99 (2): 302–309. PMID 17682783. doi:10.3852/mycologia.99.2.302. 
  3. ^ Nakasone KK, Hibbett DS, Goranova G (2009). "Neocampanella, a new corticioid fungal genus, and a note on Dendrothele bispora". Botany. 87 (9): 875–882. doi:10.1149/B09-046. 

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