Name: Hygrophorus fuligineus Frost
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Hygrophorus fuligineus

Author: Frost

Citation: Rep. (Ann.) N.Y. St. Mus. nat. Hist. 35: 134 (1884)

Deprecated Synonyms: Limacium fuligineum (Frost) Singer

Misspellings: Hygrophorous fuligineus


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Hygrophoraceae

Genus: Hygrophorus

Brief Description:

Cap: 4-13 cm wide, orbicular to convex to flat, glabrous, glutinous blackish brown at first becoming olivaceous brown, margin paler; flesh white, tinted gray near the pellicle, thick; odor and taste mild.
Gills: adnate to subdecurrent, subdistant, gluten covered in button stage, white to cream colored.
Stipe: 4-9 cm long, 1-2 cm thick, equal, solid, surface glutinous below from the slime veil, apex dry, silky to scabrous with an obscure annular zone where the slime ends, white to pale brownish.

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Created: 2007-06-18 23:27:56 PDT (-0700) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
Last modified: 2018-11-25 18:39:02 PST (-0800) by Erlon (Herbert Baker)
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