Public Description of Volvariella bombycina (Schaeff.) Singer

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Name: Volvariella bombycina (Schaeff.) Singer
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Taxonomic Classification:

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


General Description:
Distribution:

Widely distributed.


Habitat:

Broadleaf trees, logs and stumps, often fruiting from a scar where a limb has fallen or been cut. Maple is a commom host.


Uses:

Edible


References:

Kuo, M. (2004, November). Volvariella bombycina. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/volvariella_bombycina.html


Notes:

“Common Name: Silky Volvariella”


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


Created: 2011-11-05 19:23:27 CDT (-0400) by IntoTheFlames
Last modified: 2013-04-16 19:17:53 CDT (-0400) by walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
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