Chionosphaeraceae

The Chionosphaeraceae are a family of fungi in the order Agaricostilbales, part of the Basidiomycota. It was initially circumscribed in 1982 by mycologists F. Oberwinkler and R.J. Bandoni.[1] It contains 3 genera.[2]

Chionosphaeraceae
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricostilbomycetes
Order: Agaricostilbales
Family: Chionosphaeraceae
Oberw. & Bandoni (1982)
Type genus
Chionosphaera
D.E.Cox (1976)
Genera

Chionosphaera
Kurtzmanomyces
Stilbum

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oberwinkler, F; Bandoni, R.J. (1982). "A taxonomic survey of the gasteroid, auricularioid Heterobasidiomycetes". Canadian Journal of Botany. 60 (9): 1726–1750 (see p. 1732). doi:10.1139/b82-221.
  2. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CAB International. p. 13. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8.