Name: Pseudohydnum gelatinosum (Scop.) P. Karst.
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Status: Accepted

Name: Pseudohydnum gelatinosum

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Author: (Scop.) P. Karst.

Citation: Not. Sällsk. Fauna et Fl. Fenn. Förh. 9: 374 (1868)


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Auriculariales

Family: Exidiaceae

Genus: Pseudohydnum

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Mao-Qiang He, et al., Notes, outline and divergence times of Basidiomycota. Fungal Diversity 99(1): 105–367 (2019).

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Spoon to tongue shaped, gelatinous, Silvery to tan, translucent, fertile surface with spines, stipe eccentric

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Possibly different species??
By: Joseph D. Cohen (Joe Cohen)
2014-10-12 20:43:07 CDT (-0400)

There are at least 3 different “genetic signatures”: (1) BC & Europe; (2) California; (3) Mexico. See Else Vellinga, “Wanted! The Cat’s tongue, Pseudohydnum gelatinosum”, The Mycophile, 54: 4 p. 17 July-August 2014

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