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    Author(s): Jiří Kout; Josef Vlasák; Daniel L. ​ LindnerMark T. Banik
    Date: 2019
    Source: Phytotaxa
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Northern Research Station
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    A new species of Laetiporus, L. lobatus, is described. The species is closely related to L. caribensis, having similar ITS sequence and morphology. L. lobatus has smaller pores than L. caribensis and also has a distinctively lobed edge on its basidiocarps. To date, this species has only been found in Costa Rica. Taxonomic issues associated with Laetiporus are briefly discussed.

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    Kout, Jiří; Vlasák, Josef;​ Lindner, Daniel L.; Banik, Mark T. 2019. Laetiporus lobatus (Basidiomycota, Polyporales), a new fungal species from Costa Rica. Phytotaxa. 408(3): 208-214. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.408.3.5.

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    Keywords

    brown-rot fungi, taxonomy, tropical distribution, wood-inhabiting fungi

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