Taxon profile


Lingzhi mushroom
Ganoderma lucidum (Curtis) P. Karst.

kingdom Fungi - fungi »  class Agaricomycetes »  order Polyporales - shelf fungi »  family Ganodermataceae »  genus Ganoderma - ganoderma

Scientific synonyms

Boletus lucidus Curtis
Grifola lucida (Curtis) Gray
Polyporus lucidus (Curtis) Fr.
Fomes lucidus (Curtis) Cooke
Placodes lucidus (Curtis) Quél.
Phaeoporus lucidus (Curtis) J. Schröt.
Boletus crustatus J.J. Planer
Boletus dimidiatus Thunb.
Boletus flabelliformis Leyss.
Fomes japonicus (Fr.) Sacc.

Other names

= Reishi mushroom


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Ganoderma_lucidum]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Ganoderma lucidum (Curtis) P. Karst. (1881)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Holec J., Bielich A., Beran M. (2012): Přehled hub střední Evropy, Academia Praha, 624pp [as Ganoderma lucidum (Curtis) P. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2013
CZ Slavíček J. (ed.) (2014-2018): Číselník hub České republiky 2018, Česká vědecká společnost pro mykologii [as Ganoderma lucidum (Curtis) P. Karst.]
Data retrieved on: 16 September 2019

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