Taxon profile


club fungi
Basidiomycota R. T. Moore

kingdom Fungi - fungi

Scientific synonyms



Functions restricted to taxon Basidiomycota

Important groups

Pucciniales, Agaricales, Boletales - boletes, Cantharellales - chanterelles, Polyporales - shelf fungi, Russulales - brittle fleshed fungi, Thelephorales, Phallales
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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 40

subphylum Agaricomycotina Doweld
subphylum Pucciniomycotina

Basidiomycota incertae sedis

class Entorrhizomycetes Begerow, Stoll & R. Bauer
genus Anastomyces W.P. Wu, B. Sutton & Gange
genus Anguillomyces Marvanová & Bärl.
genus Anthoseptobasidium Rick
genus Arcispora Marvanová & Bärl.
genus Atheliachaete Spirin & Zmitrovitch
genus Botryochaete Rick
genus Brevicellopsis Hjortstam & Ryvarden
genus Celatogloea P. Roberts
genus Cleistocybe Ammirati, A.D. Parker & Matheny
genus Coniolepiota Vellinga
genus Cystogloea P. Roberts
genus Dacryomycetopsis Rick
genus Dryophilum Schwein.
genus Eriocybe Vellinga
genus Frantisekia Spirin & Zmitr.
genus Kryptastrina Oberw.
genus Lycoperdites Poinar
genus Microstella K. Ando & Tubaki
genus Mycelium
genus Mycetophagites Poinar & R. Buckley
genus Naematelia Fr.
genus Neotyphula Wakef.
genus Nodulospora Marvanová & Bärl.
genus Paraphelaria Corner
genus Phellinites Singer & S. Archang.
genus Pseudopolyporus Hollick
genus Radulodontia Hjortstam & Ryvarden
genus Restilago Vánky
genus Sinofavus W.Y. Zhuang
genus Teliosporites R. Kar, Mand. & R.K. Kar
genus Tritirachium Limber
genus Zanchia Rick
genus Zygodesmus Corda
genus Zygogloea P. Roberts

Links and literature

Data source info

Hibbett, D. S. et al. (2007): A Higher-level Phylogenetic Classification of the Fungi, Mycological Research 111: 509-547
[Data retrieved on: 13 April 2009]

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extinct taxon