Mycologia 2004 Jan-Feb;96(1):180-6
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2E9 Canada.
Two fossil poroid hymenophore fragments, one from the Cretaceous Period and the other from the Eocene Epoch, are described. The permineralized specimens were obtained from marine calcareous concretions on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, and were studied using the cellulose acetate peel technique. Size and distribution of pores in the hymenophores, as well as the hyphal anatomy of the dissepiments and some hymenial elements, were examined. Read More