Observation 100148: Hymenopellis radicata (Relhan) R.H. Petersen

When: 2012-07-13

Collection location: New London Co., Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Sam.Schaperow (SamSchaperow)

No specimen available

Found near a live maple stump in the soil. Cap a bit moist & sticky. Weather has been dry lately.

Proposed Names

44% (2)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: I have heard that the North American Xerula species are actually in Hymenopellis.
84% (1)
Used references: Petersen, Ronald H. and Karen W. Hughes. 2010. The Xerula/Oudemansiella Complex (Agaricales). Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 137. J. Cramer, Stuttgart, Germany. 625p.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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The use of the name Hymenopellis
By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2012-07-13 18:08:53 CDT (-0500)

I have just submitted the name and publication to Index Fungorum, so hopefully this will be updated at the next review. I am not exactly sure how these things get updated, or how long that takes.

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