Family: Schizophyllaceae
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Fungi:> Basidiomycota:> Agaricomycetes:> Agaricales:> Schizophyllaceae:> Henningsomyces, Schizophyllum.
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Genus: Henningsomyces
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Henningsomyces candidus
Henningsomyces candidus
       
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Genus: Schizophyllum
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There is only one species in this genus Which is distinguished by its unique hymenium which consists of thick gills (lamellae) which are split longitudinally, which both edges fold back in dry conditions then straighten out again when moistened. These fungi are also, the cause of white rot in hardwoods.
 
Schizophyllum commune
Schizophyllum commune
    
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