Name: Kuehneromyces Singer & A.H. Sm.
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First person to use this name on MO: Alan Rockefeller
Editors: Peter G Werner, Joseph D. Cohen


Rank: Genus

Status: Accepted

Name: Kuehneromyces

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SF Species Synonymy

Author: Singer & A.H. Sm.

Citation: Mycologia 38: 504 (1946)

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Not a synonym for Pholiota
By: Peter G Werner (pgwerner)
2010-08-31 14:31:46 CST (+0800)

While these species were once treated as part of Pholiota, this is no longer the case. Based on micromorphological features (other than spore color) and molecular phylogeny, Kuehneromyces seems to be a close relative of Deconica, or is otherwise a basal member of the Strophariaceae.

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