Dacryopinax is a genus of fungi in the Dacrymycetaceae family. The genus is widespread, especially in tropical regions, and contains about 15 species.[1] Dacryopinax was circumscribed by American mycologist George Willard Martin in 1948.[2]

Dacryopinax
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Dacryopinax spathularia
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Dacryopinax

G.W.Martin (1948)
Type species
Dacryopinax elegans
(Berk. & M.A.Curtis) G.W.Martin (1948)
Species

~15, see text

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kirk PM; Cannon PF; Minter DW; Stalpers JA. (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI. p. 193. ISBN 978-0-85199-826-8.
  2. ^ Martin GW. (1948). "New of noteworthy tropical fungi. IV". Lloydia. 11 (2): 111–22.