Name: Gymnopilus luteofolius (Peck) Singer
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Gymnopilus luteofolius

Author: (Peck) Singer

Citation: Lilloa 22: 560 (1951) 1949


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Hymenogastraceae

Genus: Gymnopilus

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Cap: 2-12 cm in diameter, convex to obtuse expanding to nearly plane with age. Dark red to purple-red to pinkish fibrillose scales, fading to yellow rarely with bluish tones.

Stem: 3-10cm in length. Typically equal, sometimes enlarged near the bottom. Purple to yellowish often with bluish stains on the mycelium attached to the base.

Gills: Notched to adnate. Yellow, becoming orange with spores.

Spores: 5.5-8.5 by 3.5-4.5 micrometers, bright rusty orange.

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