Poria weirii

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Poria weirii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Polyporales
Family: Polyporaceae
Genus: Poria
Species: P. weirii
Binomial name
Poria weirii

Poria weirii is a fungus species in the genus Poria.

Poriol is a flavanone, a type of flavonoid, produced by Pseudotsuga menziesii (Douglas fir) in reaction to infection by P. weirii.[1]


  1. ^ New C-methylflavanones from Douglas-fir. G.M. Barton, Phytochemistry, Volume 11, Issue 1, January 1972, pp. 426-429, doi:10.1016/S0031-9422(00)90036-0