Name: Entolomataceae Kotl. & Pouzar
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First person to use this name on MO: Nathan Wilson
Editors: Tim Sage, Joe Cohen, GALL Alain, Bitty Roy


Rank: Family

Status: Accepted

Name: Entolomataceae

Author: Kotl. & Pouzar

Citation: Česká Mykol. 26: 218 (1972)

Misspellings: Entolomatacae


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

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Kotlába, F.; Pouzar, Z. 1972. Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on some Macromycetes. Ceská Mykologie. Česká Mykol. 26

Brief Description:

One of the three largest euagaric families wiith nearly 1500 described species. Has flesh or pinkish spore deposits; spores have even cyanophilic walls and look angular in polar view due to ornamentations arising from the epicorium of the cell wall.1

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Reverting to Entolomataceae
By: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
2018-02-11 09:40:43 CST (-0600)

Yesterday, this Name was changed, without explanation, from Entolomataceae to Entoloma sericeum. See log. I’m changing it back to Entolomataceae pending explanation.

Created: 2007-06-19 01:54:48 CDT (-0500) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
Last modified: 2018-02-11 09:53:48 CST (-0600) by Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
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