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Title: On the identity of Polyporus Lacteus

Source: Mycologia. 65(4): 725-732.

Author(s): Lowe, Josiah L.; Lombard, Frances F.

Publication Year: 1973  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles

Abstract: A white species of Tyromyces with a wide distribution in the North-ern Hemisphere, with a disagreeable taste, and the cause of a brown rot of the wood of both angiosperms and gymnosperms, is proposed as the original concept of Polyporus lacteus Fr. It is considered specifically distinct from the morphologically similar T. tephroleucus which is mild in taste and causes a white rot. Descriptions of the basidiocarp and cultures are given.

Keywords: Polyporus lacteus; identity

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 318 kb(s)

Date posted: 08/14/2018
RITS Product ID: 91114

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