Lenzitopsis oxycedri Malençon & Bertault was collected on a living branch of Juniperus foetidissima Willd. from Thermessos national park, Antalya, situated in the southern Mediterranean part of Turkey. This very rare species belongs to a monotypic genus of Thelephoraceae and was previously only known from Morocco, Spain, and Italy. This fungus causes white rot in juniper wood.
DOĞAN, HASAN HÜSEYİN; KARADELEV, MITKO; IŞILOĞLU, MUSTAFA; and ÖZTÜRK, CELALEDDİN (2007) "Lenzitopsis oxycedri Malençon & Bertault (Thelephoraceae, Basidiomycota), a Very Rare Wood-Decay Fungus Collected in Turkey," Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 31: No. 4, Article 10. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol31/iss4/10