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

Included taxa

Number of records: 40

subphylum Agaricomycotina Doweld
subphylum Pucciniomycotina

Unplaced taxa

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

Fossil taxa

genus Lycoperdites Poinar inc.sed.
genus Phellinites Singer & S. Archang. inc.sed.
genus Teliosporites R. Kar, Mand. & R.K. Kar inc.sed.

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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inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon

extinct taxon