Basidiocarp resupinate, effused, adnate
, up to 230 [micro]m thick in section; hymenial surface finely odontoid, pale yellow to grayish yellow when fresh, not changing much on drying; margins thinning, paler concolorous, to indeterminate.
Hymenium: Gills, adnate
to short decurrent (especially in older specimens), well separated, narrow; white initially, turning light brown, often spotted darker with age.
As in Hedyosmum, the female flowers consist of one carpel with three adnate
tepals and three peculiar "windows" on the sides, and the male structures appear to be spikes of flowers that consist of one stamen with no subtending bract.
with decurrent tooth near, greyish brown (6D3) becoming dark brown (6F6) in age, lamellulae present, edges straight and conspicuously white (6A1).
Context pale yellowish not bluing on exposing.Stipe about 10 cm long 1.21.8 cm thick centralequal ring present yellowish to offwhite from apex toring reddish brown from ring towards base whitish nearbase whitish to brown glandular dots rough solid curved.Pore surface yellowish adnate
and ascending colorchange to brownish when bruised pores angular andfrequent about 2 per mm tubes 717 mm deep.Basidispores ellipsoidfusiform thin walled smooth1012 A- 3.55 m (10.6 2.5 A- 4.1 0.53; Q m = 2.94 0.34).Basidia clavate 24 sterigmate thick walledbrownish contents visible in Meltzer reagent 2539 A- 79m.
40 mm long, slightly complanate, white, the antepetalous ones adnate
to the petals for 18-20 mm, the antesepalous ones adnate
to the petals for 10-11 mm; anthers linear, 9-11 mm long, dorsifixed ca.
to the basal third of the column, widely ovate, acute, with slightly undulate margins, slightly reflexed above the middle, 15-16 x 15-16 mm, callus 5 mm long and 2-3 mm wide, hairy.
Thallus rosette-like, [+ or -] distinct; rhizines usually abundant, visible from above or not; soredia formed in marginal crescent-shaped slits between the upper and lower cortex; lobes adnate
to loosely adnate
, 0.8-2.0 mm wide Xanthomendoza fallax
Apothecia rounded to irregular, single or more frequently crowded and coalescing, sessile or strongly adnate
, 0,3-0,6 mm in diameter; discs yellow cream to dark brown, flat to convex, very rarely pruinose; true exciple present except in very young or old apothecia, colourless within, outer part with the same pigment as in epiphymenium, laterally 33-50 [micro]m wide, composed of wide, gelatinized, anastomosing radiating hyphae (Fig.
based on our previous findings (Pringle 1996, 1997), we assume that this small amount of high quality FPOM that remained was composed of low-growing adnate
These tepals with irregular shape and unstable number of lobes are adnate
to the pistil up to the top to form an inferior ovary (Chen et al" 2001: Zhu et al., 2014a, b, c).