Original paper

Polyporus (Basidiomycota) in the Brazilian Amazonia, with notes on Polyporus indigenus I.J. Araujo & M.A. de Sousa and P. sapurema A. Møller

Gomes-Silva, Allyne Christina; Ryvarden, Leif; Medeiros, Priscila Sanjuan; Sotão, Helen Maria Pontes; Gibertoni, Tatiana Baptista

Abstract

The genus Polyporus is revised for the Brazilian Amazonia and eleven species are reported. Polyporus indigenus is rediscovered, described in English and illustrated, as well P. sapurema. Polyporus philippinensis is the first record for Brazilian Amazonia. A key to the eleven species of Polyporus reported to the Brazilian Amazonia is provided.

Keywords

agaricomycetespolyporalesbrazilian amazonia