Name: Hymenogaster Vittad.
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First person to use this name on MO: Alan Rockefeller
Editors: Michael Wood, Joseph D. Cohen


Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Hymenogaster

Author: Vittad.

Citation: Monogr. Tuberac. (Milano): 30 (1831)

Notes on Taxonomy: [Edit]

A polyphyletic dumping ground. (“[A] repository for sequestrate taxa with ellipsoidal to fusoid, smooth to ornamented, pale brown to dark brown basidiospores with a friable to somewhat gelatinized gleba.” Matthew E. Smith, Michael A. Castellano & Jonathan L. Frank (2018): Hymenogaster macmurphyi and Splanchnomyces behrii are sequestrate species of Xerocomellus from the western United States, Mycologia, DOI: 10.1080/00275514.2018.1465299)
Type species: Hymenogaster citrinus Vittad.

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