Public Description of Mycena haematopus (Pers.) P. Kumm.

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Name: Mycena haematopus (Pers.) P. Kumm.
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Taxonomic Classification:

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

General Description:

widely distributed


on logs and stumps of broadleaf trees

Look Alikes:

Mycena sanguinolenta




“Common Name: Bleeding Mycena”

Current Name:
Mycena haematopus (Pers.) P. Kumm., Führ. Pilzk. (Zwickau): 108 (1871)

Agaricus haematopus Pers., Observ. mycol. (Lipsiae) 2: 56 (1800) 1799
Agaricus haematopus Pers., Observ. mycol. (Lipsiae) 2: 56 (1800) 1799 var. haematopus
Galactopus haematopus (Pers.) anon.
Mycena haematopus var. marginata J.E. Lange, Dansk bot. Ark. 1(no. 5): 20 (1914)

Description author: walt sturgeon (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editor: IntoTheFlames

Created: 2011-11-05 15:40:48 PDT (-0700) by IntoTheFlames
Last modified: 2012-01-18 07:51:02 PST (-0800) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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