Name: Xeromphalina cauticinalis (With.) Kühner & Maire
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First person to use this name on MO: Darvin DeShazer
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Rank: Species
Status: Accepted
Name: Xeromphalina cauticinalis
Author: (With.) Kühner & Maire
Citation: Bull. trimest. Soc. mycol. Fr. 50: 18 (1934)

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Mycenaceae
Genus: Xeromphalina

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Brief Description:

Convex pileus 5mm – 2.5mm with a central depression. Reddish brown at umbo fading to ochre/yellow. Margin striate. Taste is bitter either immediately or slowly. Gills ochre/yellow and decurrent with veins in between. Stalk tough, 1mm – thick, often with a small bulb at the base. Dark brown below and burnt orange at the apex. Minute orange hairs along the length of the stipe, visible with a strong hand lens, and more dense at the base. Fruits in duff under conifers in scattered groups.

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Created: 2007-01-09 21:05:25 PST (-0800) by Darvin DeShazer (darv)
Last modified: 2014-02-15 16:06:46 PST (-0800) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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