NotesSaprobes on wood. Mushrooms with small, shelf-like fruiting bodies with brown spores. Most other gilled mushrooms on wood with brown spores have a well-developed stalk. Pyrrhoglossum differs in having rough-walled rather than smooth spores. Pleuroflammula has veil remants at egde of cap.
About 5 species have been reported from New Zealand, only those listed below have descriptions or images available from NZFungi.