Name: Hygrophorus pusillus Peck
Most Confident Observations:
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Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Hygrophorus pusillus

Author: Peck


Deprecated Synonyms: Hygrocybe pusilla (Peck) Murrill

Misspellings: Hygrophorus pusilla


Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Agaricales

Family: Hygrophoraceae

Genus: Hygrophorus

Brief Description:

Pileus: white, 1-5 cm wide, convex to plane, margin uplifted at times; viscid, glabrous,disc may be tinged yellow or tan, flesh white, soft, thin, odor aromatic or of licorice, taste mild.

Gills: white, adnate to subdecurrent, subdistant, furcate near the margin.

Stipe: white, 2-8 cm long, 1-9 mm thick, solid, equal or tapering down, glabrous, apex may be slightly pruinose,

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Created: 2007-06-18 23:28:07 PDT (-0700) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
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