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Medium to small sized, fleshy mushrooms saprobic on wood, with short, lateral stipe. Pleurotus-like but with gelatinised tissue in pileipellis. Differs from Hohenbuehelia in lacking cheilocystidia.
Three species have been reported from New Zealand, only those listed below have descriptions or images available from NZFungi.

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 Pleurotopsis longinqua  
 Pleurotopsis roseola  
 Pleurotopsis subgrisea