Name: Hygrocybe lacmus (Schumach.) P.D. Orton & Watling
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First person to use this name on MO: Irene Andersson
Editors: Erlon Bailey


Rank: Species

Status: Deprecated

Name: Hygrocybe lacmus

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: (Schumach.) P.D. Orton & Watling

Citation: Notes R. bot. Gdn Edinb. 29(1): 131 (1969)

Preferred Synonyms:Cuphophyllus lacmus (Schumach.) Bon

Deprecated Synonyms: Camarophyllus lacmus, Agaricus lacmus, Hygrophorus lacmus

Misspellings: Cupophyllus lacmus


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Hygrophoraceae

Genus: Hygrocybe

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Name : : Hygrocybe lacmus

Coloration : :
Cap grey to grey-blue with some white patches along the rim. Gills paler.

Smell/distinct feature(s) : :
Stipe base matches cap. Taste sometimes bitter or acidulous.

Gill structure : :
Gills decurrent.

Description : :
A small grey to grey-blue fungi, with paler gills and white/grey stipe. Stipe dry and cap viscid, with a bitter to acidulous taste and decurrent gills.

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Deprecated synonyms?
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (
2013-10-26 06:05:33 MSK (+0400)

Every synonym is automatically deprecated.Have you seen undeprecated synonym? Deprecate the deprecation! Get rid of the redundancy! Adolf

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