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Poronia pileiformis 327470.jpg
Poronia pileiformis growing on cow dung
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Ascomycetes
Order: Xylariales
Family: Xylariaceae
Genus: Poronia
Willd. (1787)
Type species
Poronia gleditschii
Willd. (1787)

Poronia is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae.[1] The genus was circumscribed by Karl Ludwig Willdenow in 1787.[2]



  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58.
  2. ^ von Willdenow CL. (1787). Florae Berolinensis Prodromus (in Latin). Berlin: Wilhelm Vieweg. p. 400.

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