Name: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia (Fr.) Trog
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First person to use this name on MO: Gerhard Koller
Editors: Dmitriy Bochkov, Joseph D. Cohen, Oregon Mycological Society


Rank: Subgenus

Status: Accepted

Name: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia

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Author: (Fr.) Trog

Citation: Mitt. naturf. Ges. Bern 15-23: 43 (1844)

Synonym(s):Cortinarius sect. Telamonia


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Cortinariaceae

Genus: Cortinarius

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Liimatainen, K., Niskanen, T., Dima, B. et al. Mission impossible completed: unlocking the nomenclature of the largest and most complicated subgenus of Cortinarius, Telamonia. Fungal Diversity (2020).

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Dry and hygrophanous, neither cap or stem viscid.1 2 3

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One cannot deprecate Sect. Telamonia,
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (
2020-10-23 13:22:29 CDT (-0400)

since it still exists in the taxonomical hierarchy of the genus Cortinarius.

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