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 Add this item to the list  Terenodon Maas G. gen. nov.
   
Description type:Latin diagnosis 
Description:Terenodon Maas G., gen. nov.
Etymology: Teren - terenos, tender, soft; odon, tooth; the name referring to the soft flesh of this Hydnum.
Basidioma humicola, e pileo et stipite constans. Pilaus orbicularis, tomentosus, haud zonatus, laete coloratus. Stipes centralis, deorsum bulbosus, tomentosus, pileo concolor. Hymenium inferum, aculeos vestiens. Aculei decurrentes, subulati, apicibus subpubescentes. Caro mollis, haud zonata in pileo, subzonata in stipite, pallida, monomitica, e hyphis generatoriis sarmentosisque formata. Hyphae generatorise haud inflatae, tenuiter tunicatae, fibulatae, fibulis etsi haud ubique praesentibus. Caro aculeorum e hyphis generatoriis efibulatis constructs. Basidia clavata, efibulata, quadrispora. Sporae late ellipsoideae vel subglobosm, spinosae, hyalinae (an in cumulo subochraceae?), inamyloideae, manifeste cyanophilae. Cystidia gloeocystidiaque nulla. - Typus generis: T. serenus.
 
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