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Page number:437 
Remarks (public): Metulodontia is microscopically characterized by the presence of both, encrusted cystidia and sulfopositive gloeocystidia, and smooth inamyloid basidiospores. According to molecular studies, despite the inamyloid basidiospores, belongs to the russuloid clade, as the most basal subclade of the Peniophorales (Larsson & Larsson 2003, Larsson 2007b).
 
Description type:Non-original description 
Description:Metulodontia Parmasto, Consp. System. Corticiac. (Tartu): 117, 1968.
Basidiome resupinate, effused, adnate, hymenophore tuberculate to grandinioid, whitish, margin rhizomorphic. Hyphal system monomitic, hyphae with clamps, thin-walled. Cystidia of two kinds: 1) encrusted cystidia and 2) gloeocystidia, SA+. Basidia clavate, with 4-sterigmata, and a basal clamp. Basidiospores ellipsoid, smooth, thin-walled, IKI-, acyanophilous.
 
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