Monographs Details: Ganoderma lucidum (W.M.Curtis & Fr.) Karsten
Authority: Rogerson, Clark T., et al. 1990. Fungi collected by Bassett Maguire and collabora tors in the Guayana Highland, 1944-1983. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 64: 130-164.
Family:Ganodermataceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Rio Orinoco, Rio Cunucunuma,Playa Alta, in riverine forest, elev. 100 m,on upright dead tree, 3 Nov 1950, BM, RSC & JJW29378 [JSF].

Discussion:

Ryvarden and Johansen (1980: 90, fig. 26bd). Gilbertson and Ryvarden (1986:299, fig. 142) found this species to be c o m m o n in the U.S.A., especially in the southeastem states. Dennis +

Distribution:Venezuela South America|