Name: Gymnopilus P. Karst.
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Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Gymnopilus

Author: P. Karst.

Citation: Bidr. Känn. Finl. Nat. Folk 32: 21, 400 (1879)

Misspellings: Gymnopilus P Karst, Gimnopilus

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Author: P. Karst.
Type species Gymnopilus liquiritiae (Pers.) P. Karst. (1879)

Brief Description:

Small to large mushrooms, collyboid body form, with adnexed gills on a central stipe, spores brown in deposit. Cap with brown, orange, and pink-purple colors, non-hygrophanous. Saprotrophs found on rotting wood. Spores dextrinoid to non-dextrinoid, warted, without a plage. Usually with bitter taste, and turning brick-red-black in KOH.

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