Sporophore morphology and hymenophore types in the Russulales

Sporophore morphology and hymenophore types in the Russulales

Sporophore morphology and hymenophore types in the Russulales. A. Pileate hydnoid sporophores of Auriscalpium vulgare, ×2. B. Clavarioid smooth sporophore of Artomyces pyxidata, ×0.5. C. Effused-reflexed smooth sporophores of Stereum ostrea, ×0.3. D. Discoid smooth sporophores of Peniophora rufa, ×0.5. E. Resupinate (= effused or corticioid) smooth sporophores of Variaria investiens, ×0.2. F. Pileate lamellate (= agaricoid) sporophores of Russula discopus, ×0.5. Modified from Miller et al. (2006) using images kindly supplied by Dr Steven L. Miller, University of Wyoming, USA. Reprinted with permission from Mycologia. © The Mycological Society of America.

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