Plicaturopsis is a genus of fungi in the family Amylocorticiaceae.[1] The genus was circumscribed by English mycologist Derek Reid in 1964.[2] In 2023 P. scarlatina was reclassified to Phlebia[3] making P. crispa the only described species in the genus.

Plicaturopsis crispa
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Amylocorticiales
Family: Amylocorticiaceae
Genus: Plicaturopsis
D.A.Reid (1964)
Type species
Plicaturopsis crispa
(Pers.) D.A.Reid (1964)

P. crispa

References edit

  1. ^ Binder M, Larsson KH, Matheny PB, Hibbett DS (2010). "Amylocorticiales ord. nov. and Jaapiales ord. nov.: Early diverging clades of Agaricomycetidae dominated by corticioid forms". Mycologia. 102 (4): 865–80. doi:10.3852/09-288. PMID 20648753.
  2. ^ Reid DA. (1964). "Notes on some fungi of Michigan-I. Cyphellaceae". Persoonia. 3: 97–154.
  3. ^ "Species Fungorum". Retrieved 2023-04-01.

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